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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 4, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta 14 THI KTHWIDOI HEKAID 4, 1970- ig Families: Who Says Day- Long Cone? OTTMVA (CD Who sa.vs the day of the big family is loog TiK welfare department has provided infoimation for Ger- ard Laprise, CrcditUte MP for Abilibi, shoaling that there were 1.205 Canadian families last year with 11 children each com- pared with such families in There were 18 families last year wilh u children each com- pared with 13 in 1M6. There were eisht with 15 children compared with one and one with 1C children compared wilh none in There now are 70 executive or special assistants making more than a year working for 28 federal cabinet ministers. Seventeen of them work for Prime Minister Trudeau. No other minister has more than three such assistants except In- dian Affairs Minister Jean Chretien, who has four. The government filed this in formation in a Commons return or the watchdog of mUJslerial ,taffs, Robert Cortes, Conser- JIP for Cumberland-Col- chester North. Former prime minister John Diefenbaker has been told in a return that 36 of the 100 persons appointed Compan- ions of the Order of Canada are or were federal civil servants. Three of the six members of Ihe special council which ad- vises the government on these appointments are feiieral civil servants. David Orlikow, KDP MP for Winnipeg North, has learned from another Commons return that the salary level of top dep- uty ministers rose to last year from in 1963. The most Junior assistant dep- uty' minister makes a year-- Fed e r a l-provlncial shared cost programs date to 1909 whei the railway grade crossing fund was established. Other old Joint programs in- ude: premiums on pure-bred ires, 1913; municipal airports, 27; potato warehouse con- struction, 1M7; spruce budtform radicatioa, 1953; tusarium rot osses, 1960; and community drillings, 1961. CANADIAN CORPS OF COMMISSIONAIRES LETHBRIDGE DETACHMENT After many yean of serving Lethbridgt irea Robert L McNabb is relinquishing tin appointment of NCO in charge. Effective April 6th, Harrison a promoted to Strgtjnl and appointed to NCO in charge of Ltthbridge detachment. Inquiries for Commissionaire Service should be directed to: SGT. L. HARRISON, 631 13th St. S. 328-4714 SERVING CANADA COAST TO COAST lunters Apply ?or Rights To Polar Bears Barry Mather, NDP JfP for .urrey, says he s making ground in his campaign to amp out loud noises. He says has been assured y three cabinet ministers that Uieir departments are working oo "sound pollution." The ministers are Labor Min- ister Bryce Mackasey, Heallh Unister John Mtnro and C. M >rury, president of the treasury ward. Regulations p e r L a i n ing to noise control in industries un ter. federal jurisdiction are be- ing developed. Mr. Mathef is sponsoring bill which would establish maximum noise levefe in estab ishments holding federal con- racts. Stock Exchange Amends Bylaws TORONTO (CP) The To ronto Stock Exchange Frida amended its bylaws to make compulsory for members to di close their financial positions t customers on request. The exchange describes "customer" as "any person wh has had a transaction wilh member within one year of the day" oa which the request made. The financial statements must include current assets, other as sets, current liabilities and cap tal in the business. INUV1K. N.W.T. algary hunters have applied or rights to hunt polar bear hen the sports hunting season Degins later this month. The three will pay about .00 each lo hunt bears off the outhern tip of Banks Island, bout miles north of Ed- monton. Ron WUlu-ms, game officer, said each man wUl pay or the right to shoot a single war. The money goes to the sachs Harbor Community As- sociation, which this year has offered four bears to white nunters. Legislation passed at the Ter- ritorial council meeting this winter gave Eskimo hunters, he only ones allowed lo hunl wJar bear, permission to sel heir right to a white hunter vith the money going to the community. There is still a lira t to the number of bears thai can be taken in the season. Other costs for'the hunters include air fare from Calgary and for a polar bear hunt Jig licence for non residents of the Territories, Mr. Williams said. The three hunters will anivi in Imivik April 21 and leavi the next day for the Eskim community of Sachs Harbor on Banks Island. Mr. Williams said each ma: will be assigned a guide and helper. Hunting will be done from dog sleds. Any form of motorized transport is fortji{ den by the game ordinance. The hunters will travel sepa ale routes from the settlement ut will rendezvous two days ater about 100 miles south at elson Head, Mr. Williams said. 'It Is possible some of the men may get their bears be- ore they reach the rendezvous point. If not, they'll pitch camps >ere and work the area until jey do." Successful win be ble to keep the bear's hide and skull. The rest will be turn- ed over to the community as- sociation. Mr. Williams said the depart- ment of fisheries also has de- cided to allow limited sports mnting of seals. Licenses, costing each fcr non residents ol the Terri- ories, will enable the hunters a take two seals. Calgary Firm Wins Contract OTTAWA (CP) Mannbc Co. Ltd. of Calgary has been awarded a federal public works grant for grad- ing and surfacing the Fort Liard highway in the Northwest Territories. 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