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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - September 7, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 1918 THE LETH6niDGE DAIt.Y HEILVLn PAGE NINE The Listening Post Of Interest to Veterans. Conducted by H. P. Madditon. I noticed with oohBltlerablo pleasure, that tlie Mayor and Council of Calgary are peLUtonIng the govern-roent to Increase the Separation At-lowauce for the dependents of men from the west. With the present high prices of foodistuffs and ip to the municipalities of the southern halt of the province to get busy without ''Bflynossr-'tfr'twi'e^a'iiff'petftron the""g6v- ornment to bar any more of these-people coming into Canada. .More about this question next week. I have it on the authority of a prominent citizen of Cardston that there was only one married man in (he band of veterans who journeyed there on Monday last. I wonder who that one was? Sure, Mrs. Veteran, your husband will claim to be IT; Init what about that pound of butter that he was supposed to bring l)ack to you7 The, Great War Veterans' Association are greatly indebted to the Citizens of Cardston and district for a splendid day on. Monday last. It was too bad that the car service l!ell down. BOBLODG UNION MADE OVERALLS SHIRTS & GLOVES \Xnawt%.frcm,?eaUioCovuit l.LpN0eCO.uMiTiD 9NTO__CANADA LEMON JUICE TAKES OFF TAN Girlsl Make bleaching lotion if skin is sunburned, tanned or freckled- Squeeze the juice of two lemons Into a bottle -(Containing three ounces of Orchard Wliite, shake well, and you have a quarter ))lnt of the best freckle, sunburn and tan-lotion, and complexion beautifier, at very, very Hmall cost. YoUrgrocer has the lemons and tiny drug storo or toilet counter will supply three ounces of Orchard AVIilto foP B few vents. Massage this sweetly fragrant lotion into the face, neck, arms, and hands each day and see how freckles, sunourn, windburn and tan disappear and how clear, soft and white the skin becomes. Yes! It Is ba)'u)lesB. URIPPIEFOR THE YEARS Uelplets In bed With Rheunulum Until H� Taek "TRUIT.A.TIVES''. MR. ALEXANDER MUNRO R.R. No. 1, Lome, Ont. "For over three jrears, I was confined to bed with Rlieumalism. During that time, I had treatment from a number of doctors, and tried nearly everything I saw advertised to cure Kheumatism, without receiving any benefit. rinally, I decided to lr>' 'Fniit-a-tives''. Before I had used half a box, I noticed an improvement; the pain was not so severe, and the swelliiig started to go down. / coniiuued taking this fruit medicine, improviug all the time, and now I can walk about two miles and do light chores about the place". ALEXANDER MUNRO. 50c. a box, 6 for $2.50, trial size 25c. At all dealers or sent postpaid on receipt of price by Fruit-a-tives Limited, Otta*a. However, the few that managed to arrive had the time of their lives. The menu called for two chickens for each Veteran. One roasted. Both young and tender. Two Tommies, on leave, came out of Seltridge's the other day. One wore kilts, ' and the other hadn't bought anything, either. President Longworth and the Secretary of the G. \V. V. A., addressed the Next of Kin Association at their regular meeting on Monday last. They were accorded a very -warm reception by the ladies. The secretary especially. "Will Comrades Clinton Garrison; Wm. Bunting, and No. 38,239, Smith, R., please get in touch with me at the club. GERMAN STAFF Crown Princes and Army Heads Move Further From Impending Danger Geneva, Sept. 7.-The German great general staff, which had been Installed at Spa, Belgium, for_ more than* a year and occupied six of the principal bulidiuga of the city, was removed Monday. Several hundred officers and employes superintended the removal of all the military archives, Including the correspondence and orders ofi General Ltidendorff and the crown princes. Two special 'trains were ordered to bear away the huge volume of documents, which were heavily guarded. The destination of the trains is unknown. London, Sept. 7.-Field Marshal Viscount French, lord lieutenant ' and governor-general of Ireland, has sent the following telegram to the British ministry of Information on the occasion of the anniversary of the battle of the-Marne: "1 am rejoiced to know that the American array by their splendid achievements in the last thee months have established llielr right fully to participate in the glory which ever must be associated with the Marno, by reason of thb victories of 1914 and 1918." Viscount French also sent a similar telegram to Paris congratulating tho French army. .F Washington, Sept. 7.-Organization of the first American field array in li'rauce is progressing so rapidly that Gen. March told members of the senate military committee today that nearly 95 per cent of the Amorlenu troops brlgadod with the British and French have been wltlidrawa and are being assembled at a point he did not deHignate. This accounts tor the small number, of Anioricaus engaged In the present forward moveijient. of the al-Ueg. "ORr[AWFORU.S. A STEP NEARER NOW Wilson Orders Beer Stopped- Totally Dry After May 1 Next Washington, Sept. 7.-Nation-wide prohibition was brought a step nearer, as the result of tho adoption by the senate last night of tho emergency agricultural appropriation bill with its "dry" legislative rider and an announcement by tho food administration that President Wilson, Would exercise his war-time authority to prohibit the manufacture of beer aft6r next December 1. Under the legislation enacted by the senate tho manufacture of both beer and wine would be prohibited after next May, until tho American troops are demobilized after the war and the sale of al! intoxicants for beverage purposes would be prohibited after .July 1. With President Wilson's order stopping the manufacture of beer after December 1, wine will be the only intoxicating liquor which can be manufactured in the United States after that date; the distilling of whiskey having been prolilbited last year as a food conservation measiire. STRONG EiOG TO FORCE PEA Says Hindenburg, But Must Beware of Allied Propaganda Amsterdam, Sept. 7.-Field Marshal Hindenburg's manifesto to the German people declaring the enemy, in addition to the armed offensive, is conducting an offensive by printed matter containing most insane rumors, is published prominently in all the German newspapers. The proclamation says that along with tho battle against the German armies, the enemy is waging war against the German spirit. "We should not treat lightly this plan of the enemy," he says. "What are the facts?" asks Von Hindenburg. "In the east we have forced peace and in the iwest we are also strong enough to do so, despite the Americans. But we must be strong and -united." The manifesto says that the allies are trying to force neutral nations to fight against Germany, "because we are a match for them. Why does the enemy incite colored people against the Germans? Because he wants to annihilate us." Referring to a pamphlet advising the Germans to fight against the Hohenzollerns and capitalism and to help the entente give Germany a better constitution, the proclamation' aays: "The enemy knows what strength resides in our state and empire and endeavors to opfen wounds in the German body politic with leaflets and rumor.s. He endeavors to sow dissension and distrust among the federal states. "There always have been traitors to the fatherland, willing and unwilling. They mostly dwell In neutral countries in order not to be obliged to share our battles and deprivations." The manifesto concludes: "Be on your guard, German army." People's Forum Conimunlcatlon.s under ibla heading must bear the signaturaa of the writers. APOLOGY TO MR. WEBSTER BJdltor Herald: Dear Sir,-I will thiink you for space In which to apologize to Mr. Webster tor having i,nad� some of my views on local goviirnmental matters pubjilc. In his Idler published in a recent Issue of tho Menild. I am advised that I have l)Hen Rip Van Winkling for a decade or two, and the pub-Mc Is asked not to tnko my statements on this matter too sKriou^ily; and we are all Invited lu road an editorial publisbed In the .Saturday Evening Post of August iilst issue, and particularly the last paragraph. For the benefit of the inuny who would not have an opportunity of reading this special gem of inlormation, Mr. Webster should have qiiotpd It, and then explained how he intended to adapt It into his lino of ;u'B\iment in the matter under dls lo grasp his in-, tentlon in this matier may be the result of my Rip Vail Winkling lor so long, but it it is his inU'ntion to work this off as an arRuniont, or for the purpo.so of a corapiiilsou ot the two governu)ent3, Lothbrldge and New York's, then he is not troating (he. citliit'n.s of New York City fair, for their city is govorndd l)y a democratic form of government, and our city is govoi'ncd along ^^\^\ lines ot the Doukhobor form ot governincnt. and as the one is diametrically opposed to the other, it i.s not fair to tiio citizens of New Yoric City to oven hint at a comparison, and may cause hard feelings for doing so l)ut Jlr. Grace, one ot the ex-rulors of l.cthbridge being now a citizen of .Vow York City, ho may bo ablp to explain the matter to them satisfactorily and avoid any unpleasantness. Mr. Wubstcr might take up the sttidy of Maggie's government under which .llggs exists, and ! with the assistance of the .Saturday' Evening Post lot us know al liis earliest opportunity whether in his opinion, Jiggs is existing under a democratic form, or a DouTthobor form ot government. Yours (rulv. II. C.MiVIN. ASSERT LENINE IS DEAD Stockholm, Sept. 7.-Contrary to reports received from official Bolshevik! sources, travellers who have arrived at Haparanda, Sweden, from Moscow, asoert that Premier Lenine is dead. Vou get rea? tea value when you buy this brand, sgnd its delicious flavor costs you nothing extra. Blue Ribbon Tea- jj^i...*! by Britishers for Sritishers- __14 1ST PRESERV �'RIVILE Amsterdam, Sept. 7.-In the course of a debate on franchise reform in the Prussian upper house yesterday, Horr Freidberg, vice president of the Prussian state ministry, said that tlie government respected the sentiments which had found expression and, therefore, were striving for an understanding which, however, must not conflict with the fundamental ideas of the emperor's message of July 11, 1917. He said he did not believe the necessary outcome to the extension of tlfe franchise would be parliamentariza-tion of the government. The appointment of ministers was the privilege of the crown, he declared, and would remain s'o. Rev. Dr. Strachan. formerly pastor of Rosedaie Presbyterian Church, Toronto, has been placed in charge of the welfare work of the Imperial Oil Co. at a salary of ?C,000 a year. Ilil Eicdlcnry the Duke of DewnJhlre Lt. Col, w, T. Woitman, M c. .'..lie-!. London. Enflland vici,r'nrsiDr.NT Lt. Col. K. I.. !-'rcnch, D.A.Il.C.S. Trance ninrnroi'-s MaJorP.n.rt.CasSraln, London. Lnftland Malor J. J. O'Gonnflh, (;.p. London, England Major .\. .Siltnirc, A.n.c; s, Ottawa, Canada � Mr. J. L. Murray Kcnfrcw, 0:ir. C. II. Boivln. .M.P., Granb)-, Que- Dr. \V. P. DroUerick, S(. John, N.B. Mr. L. O. Oiroui, Ltlmonton, .\Jta. Mr. J. J. Lcdd!-, SaiUroon. Saalf. Mr. J. D. 0'CJ.nnrll, Victoria. n.C. H ERE is a call reaching Canada NOW. It comes from the bloody, fields of France; from the lips of our loved ones"OverThere." It is to YOU-to every big-hearted,Ioyal Canadian in every rank of our greatNation. The pick of our man-hood, the pride of our hearts, are NOW, this minute, enduring -all the anguish of a man-made hell. They are wounded, bleeding, dying that YOU might live. They have fought, suffered, given all, feeling that every heart they left behind ^\'ould gladly come to their rescue to comfort and relieve the agonies of their illustrious sacrifice. We arc carrying to you, from out the awful abyss of battle, their plea for YOUR support, YOUR encouragement, YOUR assistance. By circulars, by announcements, by personal solicitations during the week of September 15th to 23rd, we are bringing to you their appeal fo,*- help which they so. badly need. We know that YOOR response will be fully worthy of tlie loyal hearts for whom our heroes fight- ' September Dominion Wide The CALL "We have lallicd around the flag witbcompletefull-ness of devotion, with loj'al hearts and sturdy arms, ready to place all th�t we have and all that wc are at the service of our Country. Will YOU help us carry on the work?" THAT IS THE CALL FROM THE OVERSEAS' WORKERS Home and Overseas iteentandpjre^eirve THE F.F.DALUeV CORPORATIONS, LIMITED, HAMlLtON, ONT. ^iiiiiii mm SHOE POUSHES LIQUIDS and PASTES^"for black.white.tan.darkbrown. P^l^gs^ or ox- blood shoes. ^ 88 778401 ;