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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 6, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta FLASH! New nncf reduced student fnres now availabTo maximum ago 25 For further information contact ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE MALI PHONE 318-3101 SECOND SECTION' Lctlihridfio, Alberta, Thursday, April G, 107Z PACiKS 13 TO 24 NOW IN OUR NEW LOCATION CECIL OXENBURY DISPENSING OPTICIANS LTD. 101 PflOFESSIONAL BIDC. 740 4lh AVE. S. _ IETHBRIOGE, ALBERTA Asfe ciboul Priologray The I'TI thai changes wilh the lirjhi. Archie Moore in town 11DDY IJAUGENEDIHI Herald .Slaff Writer The Native (James could Hie forerunner to an all- native Olympic (j-pc of event woulrl include Nurlli and South American Indians, said Archie Mooref the former ligM-lieavywcifiht boxing champion. Sports arc a catalyst to es- tablishing better communica- Mr. Moore said in Lclii- liridgc this morning. Competition helps not only in developing goals but also in selling them. Mr. Moore said sports are an invaluable of develop- ing character and confidence. To date, Korlh American na- tives have not had acceis lo ex- tensive sports exposure be- cause they lack (he recreation facilities. 1 feel it is now lime to bend over backwards to develop the which will allow In- dians and alt minority groups to participate in sports, lie said. Atblctics Iielps an individuaf "get his best foot forward" to- wards set goals wliich can take up to a lifetime to accomplish, said Mr. Moore who will be a head table guest at a Winter Games Sportsman banquet at the El Rancho Hotel to- night. Mr. Moore heads a San Diego, California youth club known ns Any Boy Can. Through ABC, San Diego youngsters, mostly from de- prived homes in the ghetto area, learn (he concepts and philosophy necessary to suc- ceed. "All youngsters bavc the po- tential to he said, adding, "and all of them have something lo say." However the facilities to de- velop talents an; lacking for minority groups. Mr. Moore spent today visit- Ing Indian youths at St, Mary's School on the Blood reserve, befora returning for the. ban- quet tonight. lie will be joined at the bead table by Bill Russell, one of professional basketball's great- est all-time scorers. Mr. Riissell is also deeply in- volved in developing the youth of today. LAST DUEL The last fatal duel in Canada was fought on the oulskirts of Perth, Out., in 10113. STUDIO ON FIC7H 1 PICTURE y _ ARTISTS1 GALLERV 710 5 AVE Federal funds ready GAMES GUEST ARRIVES Archie Moore, former world lighr-hcavyv.'Dight boxing chomp ion is prescnled with the Western Canada Native Winter Games official crest and cap al Loth bridge Airport by Blood Chief Jim Shot tlolh Sides. Band counsellors (beside Chief Shot Both Sides) arc Pat Eagle Child and Howard Bobec. Philip Mislaken chief, 1N5POL president, is on Ihe extreme right. Phil Faulds, photo LCC gets C_x By MARLENE COOKSlIiUV Herald Staff Wrilcr The LcLhbridgc Community College will operate during the coming year on a budget of million, a decrease of from ivhat Ihe college had ask- ed for iL was announced at Hie LCC board of governors meet- ing Wednesday. Dr. C. D. Stewart, LCC pres- ident, regarded the token cut of only slightly more than one per cent as "a vote of confi- dence in the whole by the Alberta government. The budgets of several oilier institutions had been cut as much as 25 per cent from 1971. LCC has students regis- tered, and the budget will be maintained within a 10 per cent increase or decrease in enrol- ment. The number of registered stu- dents is the same as that of the University of Lethbridge but "their operational costs arc said Gordon CoIIcrigc, LCC Information offi- cer. The University operates with a budget, of more than mil- lion, while LCC operates with a budget of less than half that amount. Dr. StcM-art credited the effi- cient performance lo a good academic staff and a co-opera- tive student bodv. He said that the salaries paid to (he administralion wore bet- He said the budget received a definite- sign that Ihe AV By HIC SWI11AKT Herald Start Writer TAHKH The responsibility for (lie full scale rcliabilitalkn! of AlbtTla'ti irrigation systems has b c e n placed squarely on the shoulders of the provincial nud Olson, federal minister of agriculture, told 123 water I users from the St. iMary River Irrigation District and the How Hiver Irrigation District Ihut the federal government has million rcacJy to put into cap- ital uorks projects in Alberta, P-ven with lhe stated commit- ment of Lhe federal govern- mont, Mr. Olson said there arc problems, and they will con- tinue until Ihc provincial gov- ernment the irrigation dis- tricts "Say il on the line as to what, they arc Milling to do" (in regards to (lie cosl .sharing pro- gram for irrigalionl. Mr. Olson said his position is perfectly clear, hut Ihe jrasition of Alberla on the funding of the rehabilitation of the irrigation systems in the province arc anything but, He said he has received a let- ter from the Secret! former agricultural minister, Henry Rusle, stating thai his govern- ment had been Milling to match the federal government dollar for dollar. But what the Socred govern- Mv. Olson NIC proMiU'C- has known of this piopnsal foi more Mian one1 year InR Iheiv has never been any roncri'ti.' :novc lo join. Mr. Olson (old oiir uicr thM be federal governmeiu parhci- in the COM agieement. v.lih'1, has been progressing for the pasi 12 to 15 years, is fur major capital works i-xpciuiilures. All Ihe sccomkiry or less-ex- nsive works iirc Mio sibility of cither Ihr- province or the districl, he sairl. 'Over 85 per cent of LCC stu- dents liavc had occasion to re quest assistance from MIR Stu- dent S e r v i c e s said J. L. Mac-Neil, Student Services director at the LeLh- bridge C o in m u n i I y College board of governor's meetim; Wednesday. Counselling was (lie core of the Student Services deparl- menl, and beallli services and developmental reading were the (wo disappointments in the 1971-72 term, he said. He said the counselling ser- vice provided financial, person- al and psychological assistance to innumerable students as well as specialized services, in- cluding psychological test ing, personal counselling and occu- ter than average, but that the berla government was pleased j mcnL mean! is something els. extra work involved warranted with Lhe operation of (he col- Mr. Olson said, lhe increase. Icge. He said he realized there bas been a change in governments in Alberta anil Hint it takes ime for Him new government lo orient itself. He pleaded as much impa- tiencc in the lack of response The Sludenl Services de-part- fi'om the province as the watei pational educational informa- tion. The department has publish- i ed a 'Career Inrnrmalion" text I in emergency losns. Thi me-iiL processed in" sin- dent loans and approximately in conjunclion with the down- town Rotary Club ns a service to tjiiidance counsellors. Mr. MacNeil recommended cmergncy loan s. repaid, assisted 153 students and col- lected in service; The department processed hiring of a trained person on a 250 firsl year npplicalions full-Lime bap is for health sw- I through the rc-gislrar's office. vice purposes. The students are al present provided with a part-time service by Ihe Stu- dent Services department in co-operation with the school of nursing. He also requested the full- time services of a professional counsellor wilh training and experience in the area of learn- ing disabilities lo assist in lhe developmental reading pro- gram. nnd n tolnl of .-.ludcnls in (he fall and winlcr semesters. This number docs not include of the 767 Prior- ity Employment Program slu- dcnls. .Mr. Mac.Nnil said the depart- ment liacl fnuml "an apprecia- ble mecisiive of success" with the high school relations pro- gram, the off-campus housing service, and Ihe siurlcnL trans- fer and placement programs. University concert pleasant By PHIL FAULDS Hornlrt Stall Writer The fonrlh Univcrsily of Lclhbriclge conrorl of Ihc sea- son, lasl night al the Vales Mc- Do you have merchandise to consign? WE HAVE A Free Pick-Up Service AUCTION BARN Celebrate Your Special Occasions at Ericksen's! IdlHiH This FRIDAY and SATURDAY EVENING "THI'; SUNSET 4." 8 ro 12 p.m. No Cover Chargo i TtK OLD TTlAOmOH OT WFTTrf Siren family r 328-7756 FOR RESERVATIONSI inorial Centre, featured the nblc U of I, Choir dircclcil by Professor George Skipworlh. fn addition, there were a pi- ano offering by student Kath- leen Holl and the introduction to the general pnMic of The University Madrigal Singers, a recently-formed group of "I'M students who specialize in Re- naissance repertoire. The Choir proved itself to he a u'ell-trained (jronp, mid (lie program choseu by Skip- worlh was variert and general- ly interesting. Aside from the two opening Latin wurks Ijy Or- lando di Lnsso and I o r Stravinsky I Ihe extremities of tho prorjram) all works were sung in English. While' this was fine for Ihe idiomatic; works or Hal p h Vaughnn Williams, translations didn't really seem lo siL well with music by Jean IJi-rgcr, Gabriel F a u r e, and (especial- ly) licla Dartok. Alllioufili retaining Ihe oriR- CLIFF BLACK, Certified Denial BLACK DENTAL LAB Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG PHONE 327-2822 inal text in Bnrlok's Slnvak Folk Songs would have imprnclical, il. miglit liavo been for the Choir to tackle such ;i fam- iliar foreign language as French. While on Ihc subject, of lexis, it might be mentioned that Jluller's "T li r e. e from Hoy on original texts, liacl nio- menls as embarrassing as the incisl. jarring trnnslntioii; Iliis hoVr'cver, was probably the re- sult uf music beinij too sub- scrviciil to the texl. Through mil Iliis vai'icd pro- r a in. circasirinal inlotjnlion prolik ins and b I u r r r (I en- scniltln did not dolnict, from the; impression, ol general mu- sical coinjK-lcnre. Bnrlok and VniiLfliati Williams espe- cially well served, the firsl fine driving rhythms, the latter appropriately full sonorities. Accompanist Louise Chap- man her usual fine job. es- pecially in Knurr's (ie (ho piece v.hich nf- forcler] tier the brsl display, Pianist Kathleen Uolf, pre- .scntcd ns an inlerhidc a very fine of Debussy's "Iteflrls dans which was distinguished by its clarily in nrpet-Hio and inner voices. Ttii.s was n refreshing view of Debussy, and a much more credible one than the familiar and yielded ap- proach. Sonata, op. 30, Icchnically demanding and musically quirky piece, gave Miss Holt more trouble, but she managed lo carry it I h r o u g Ii wild considerable style. Partly because they were the least known (juanlity, the Uni- versity Madrhia! Singers con- tributed the blight spol of Hie Tlie students ?Mixa- belhan parl in U'o ;tp- j proprujlt'ly manner, sealed al a table tin which they placed thc'ir musk- sheets. This quite simple and com- municalivc music is of course ideally .suiUd !ci a small j and came off ;vell indeed i in this users have in getling the mon cy iiovv when iL is needctl. lie suggested more pressure should be exerted by the users on Ihc province. Mr, Olson stated two main I The1 idea of Ihe funding plan j according to Mr. Olson is onc- 1 :hirrl shares fur the federal, incial and irrigation dis- ti it i jiovcvniiKMils. tie if the other two would contribute ?18 nu I lion to the capital renova- tion uf the systems, all dis- I IncLs in Albeit a would bo in condition. "Tliis thing has been hung up (or a long time and should hurry up lo lake advantage of Ihn coiLslruclion principles behind t h e federal B o v c r nmenl financial alloca- tion. "At some point in time all water users in the province be Irealcd the lie said. 'We must try to get rid of the disparity between the ir- rigation systems. "This transition period could bo fairly long for some sys- tems." The federal government can't really set regulations the operation of irrigation districts hecauae they are controlled by provincial law, he said. Mr. Olson poinlcd out what the federal plan includ- ing: million in actual work by the federal government on renovalmg c x i s t ing districts. The key here, he said, is that the federal government is not firnntf (o give money to some other body (o spend. The Bassano Dam, two or three major structures in the Ldhbridfie Northern Irrigation District, the Carselaml Weir, Ihc Bow River Diversion and the Duntry Aqnaduct were some of the projects the fed- eral government plans to work on itself, million cash f o r the transfer lo an appropriate body all systems presently the re- sponsibility of the federal gov- ernment. transfer of all assets and machinery used in the gov- ernment's work with (he dis- Iricls lo the new Ixxiy will lake over the responsibil- ity for the federal irrig.ilion By JIM MAYHIK Herald -Staff V.rilrr Lctlibritlpc Chamber of Com- merce directors unanimously decider! Wednesday to put a muzzle ou the neu s media all in the name of free .speech. At the last regular meeting of the directors iL was .sugge.sL- ed that perhaps Ihe news media should noL he invited to the meetings and that press re- leases be given to the media following tho It was ai the time that perhaps nevrs media rep resentatives inbibiied free-flow- ing discussion because of fears ot being quoted or misquoted and the fear of starling contro- versy. Chamber presidciu Terry said Wednesday that ex- ecutive decided against ban- ning the media front (lie meet- ings but recommended Creator use of meetings. Media representatives would be allowed lo remain in the room during committee of the whole meetings but be honor-bound to not report what on. The rccotnmcndalion was u n.'i nim cusly by t fie direclors. In other business, Jfr. Eland said Mint prospective chamber members had objected to the principle of the chamber ac- cepting an annual 51.000 from the city, questioning the cham- ber's effectiveness when it is Kitting in council's hack pocket. He suggcsled that if the chamber did not accept any- thing from the city, this objec- tion might be. overcome and Ihe chamber might gain new members. He also warned, however, lhal the chamber is having fi- nancial problems, that this year's budget is higher than lust year's and that if tho city's was not accepted, the chamber might he in deep- er financial problems. Mr. niand then unilaterally decided to invoke the commit- leo of the whole policy to give directors an npporlunily to pre- sent their views, details of which are not known. Director Jim Dunstan tin- nouneed thai chamber mem- bers and Jaycce members will i conduct, a blitz for members April 20. Bel ween 150 j and 175 are expect- ed to be solicited for member- ships thai day. Jack I.akie urged members to support the Southern Alberta Native inters Games sports banquet tonight. The climber's first meeting tn May will he held Thursday, May A, instead nf the regular Wednesday meeling, to accom- modale a goodwill tour of Great Kails chamber members who will he in lhe city Way 4. THIS IS OUR STORE! YOUR HEADQUARTERS FOR ALL YOUR OFFICE SUPPLIES Carbon Pnpcr Typcwilcr Ribbon Adder Roll; Adder Rihbom Filing Foltlcri Business Envelopes Transfer Ctiios Binding Cases Good selection of office furniruro CHINOOK STATIONERS LTD. 306 13lh ST. N. PHONE 327-4591 IT LOOKS LIKE SPRING IS Pfafp, HERE AND SPRING MEANS OUTDOOR LIVING! Cnlcri nil ttir> nclion ihH summer with Ihc camera of your choice from Wo invilo you In como In and look over our s-lrction of brand name equipment such as PENTAX ARGUS e ROUEI CANON S KODAK BOLEX 8 KONICA LEICA "Wherfi Sales are Backed by Service" -WE ARE OPEN MONDAYS" O McCREADY-BAINES PHARMACY LTD. 611 3rd Ave. S. Phono 327-3555 Just Received! 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