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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 8, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta t tt74 TNI LJTHMMOOI NMALD II DEATHS BIRO Ptiesd imy in the city on Sunday, April 7, 1974, Mr. Michael Biro at the age of 02 years of Milk River. Funeral arrangements will be announced when completed. MARTIN BROS. LTD.. Directors of Funeral Service. ALLEN Passed away hi the city on Monday, April 8, 1974, Miss Elizabeth Allen at the age of 80 years of Lethbridge. Funeral arrangements will be announced when. completed. MARTIN BROS. fTD.. Directors of Funeral Service. CS871 COPE At Calgary Saturday, April 6th, George Cecil, age 79 years, beloved husband of Mrs. Gladys Cope, 1204 38th Ave. S.W., Calgary and beloved brother of three sisters, Mrs. W. (Margaret) Reed, Mrs. G. (Elsie) Wylie, Mrs. H. J. (Lillian) Greig and one brother, Frank Cope, all of Vancouver; numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by four brothers, William, Bert, Stanley, and Arthur and one sister, Miss Annie Cope, Mr. Cope was employed by Dominion Fruit Co., George R. Oake Wholesale Floor Carpeting, and Schneer Co., Calgary, until retiring in 1973. Funeral services by Rev. Frank Lewis from Snodgrass Funeral Chapel, High River Wednesday, April 10th at 2 p.m. Interment Highwood Cemetery. SNODGRASS FUNERAL HOME LTD., in charge of arrangements. No flowers by request. 1850 VOTH Elizabeth K.. beloved wife of the late Henry Voth. passed away Friday, April 5th, 1974 in the Community Hospital in Coaldale, following a brief illness al the age of 83 years. Born in Russia, September 20th, 1890, she came to Canada 44 years ago. with her husband and lived in Coaldale and district until the time of her homegoing. She was a member of the Coaldale Mennonite Brethern Church. She leaves to mourn two sons, Henry and David of Calgary; three daughters, Elizabeth and Mrs. Jake (Susan) Dyck of Coaldale and Mrs. Walter (Katherine) Morse of Edmonton; 16 grandchildren and four great grandchildren: two sisters, Mrs. David (Anna) Guenther of Clearbrook, B.C., and Mrs. John (Netta) Issacc in Russia. She was predeceased by her husband, Henry in 1950 her eldest son. Cornelius in 1970, a brother Herman Klassen and several sisters in Russia, and two children in infancy. Funeral services will be held Tuesday. April 9th 1974 at 2 p.m. at the Coaldale Mennonite Brethern Church, John J. Dyck conducting the service. Interment will follow in the Coaldale Cemetery. CHRISTENSEN SALMON FUNERAL HOME LTD.. Directors of Funeral Service. C8665 IN MEMORIAM ROWLAND In loving memory of a dear father and grandfather, Joseph, who passed away April 8th, 1970. If longing hearts could bring you back. And tears could make you stay, You wouldn't be in silent grave. But here with us today. remembered by his son Raymond, Marilyn and family 1844 IN MEMORIAMS ROWLAND In loving memory of a dear husband and father, Joseph P. P. Rowland, who passed away April 8, Gone are the days we used to share But in my heart you are always there The gates of memory will never close 1 miss you more than anyone knows. the wound is deep and will not heal You shared my love, rriy hopes my tears Thank you, Joe, for those happy years. loved and sadly missed by your loving wife Beatrice and daughter Noreen 1843 SWEETGRASS In loving memory of a dear husband, father and grandfather, John, who passed away March 28, 1973. -One lonely year has passed away, since our great sorrow fell, The shock which we received that day, we still remember well. Our hearts still ache with sadness, our secret tears still flow, For what it meant to lose you, no one will ever know. When we are sad and lonely, and everything goes wrong, We seem to hear you whisper, Cheer up and carry on. missed by his wife Mary, sons Clifford, Harvey, Herman and Jimmy, daughters Molly, Verna, Isabel, Erma and Nora, and families. 1814 CALKINS Ralph Calkins, who passed away April Your gentle face and patient smile With sadness we recall You had a kindly word for each And died beloved by all The voice is mute and stilled the heart, That loved us well and true, Ah, bitter was the trial to part 'From one so good as you. You are not forgotten loved one Nor will you ever be, As long as life and memory last We will remember thee. We miss you now, our hearts are sore, As time goes by we miss you more, Your loving smile, your gentle face, No one can fill your vacant place. remembered by your wife and daughter, Bly and Doris 1842 Farm labor shortage anticipated EDMONTON (CP) The Alberta government is anticipating major problems in finding an adequate supply of farm labor this year. Agriculture Minister Hugh Homer has told the legislature the province is with Ottawa to establish emergency labor pools. "In addition to that, we expect to continue our student help program. Our young people are going to be very necessary and almost urgently required to assist us in agriculture this year." CONDUCTED TOURS For The GENERAL PUBLIC Will Be Held Wsd.. April 17th. 1 :00 1 :30 9.1. Thro.. April 18th. p.m.. p.m. Friday. April 19th. p.m. Ptoeee Cell Owen Weeteott at 320-4411 Local 21 for all tour Tours For School Groups, Clubs. Associations. Etc. aleo be errenojea by Appointment for future The Lethbridge Herald if pleased to conduct tours, on request, through tte ultra-modern plant but requests a minimum of 7 notice. PNMM CM BLWOOD FERGUSON at 328-4411, Local M The Lethbrldge Herald "Serves the South" Business Golds lead sharp TSE price drop Stocks Miscellaneous Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal MMIaad Deufherty Limited WESTERN 6.50 AND 4.SO Atton 7.00 Albany Cdn Seed 3.80 Eut Min 1.32 A Pfd 58.00 Yukon B.87H Athland STOCKS BP GM Trk A 12.25 Brenda Qas Pfd 63.25 Cda Nat Gas 19.29 Cdn Ex Metro can Metro A Pfd 64.00 Cdn Ind GM Nat Oat 10.00 Cdn Long and C GM 11.00 Cdn 21.25 Chieftan Trans 10.62% Dome Pipe 32.SO Pipe A Pfd 60.37 Vi Fort Pipe B Pfd 37.00 Giant War 5.00 Gibraltar Trans 22.25 Trans War 3.45 Gt Gt Cdn Oil .53 Lochiel Oils .10 Lytton Continental .02 Noble Warner .41 North Cdn Numac Pancdn Explorations .33 Pan Norsernines 1.47 3.15 .81 Place Varden .33 Res. .15 Ranger 8.25 Scurry Mines 3.45 .10 .12 Total Standard 2.54 Ulster Copper B.JO United Canso Brewing 2.70 West Industries i2 West 1.80 Petroleum .45 Acres Pete. .22 Explorations 1.01 BC Sugar C Int'l Res .77 Block FUNDS Cdn Pac Inv A Cdn. Compound 6.26 6.80 Carling O'Keefe A Cdn. Dividend 6.56 7.13 Carlmg O'Keefe B Cdn. Ventures 3.35 3.64 Corn Cap Growth Fund 4.47 4.91 CrestbrooK Special 2.32 Crowsnest Invest Fund 4.89 5.36 Falcon Mutual 5.03 5.53 F and M Inter 13.48 Leverage 3.19 Home Venture 5.88 Home Investors 6.23 6.85 Hud Bay Invest Stk Fund 477 5.25 Bay Fund U.S. 10.19 11.17 Hud Bay Oil A Pacific 4.61 5.04 Hugh Russell C Income Shares 2.99 3.29 Husky Equity 7.32 8.04 Husky Oil B Growth Fund 12.03 13.14 Husky D Mutual 5.75 6.28 Husky E Accum 6.09 6.70 Interprov Pipe Growth Fund 3.03 3.34 Interprov Resources 4.82 5.30 Kaiser Cdn. 5.39 5.92 Kaiser Res Growth 4.51 4.96 Loblaw C Growth 4.39 4.62 6 76 7.03 Pacific Growth 7 70 8.43 Pacific West Accum 445 5.89 Pe-Ben Oilfield Savings 7 90 8.69 Rainier 5.74 6.31 Royal 5.83 6.39 Toronto industrials (Supplied by Richardson Securities of Canada) MINES Acme Advocate Asb. AKaitcho Bralorne Broulan Bethlehem Bovis Brunswick Can. NW Land Canada Tung. Cassiar Central Pat. Chimo Conwest Cons Rambler Coin Lake Cochenour Craigmont Dickenson Mines Denison Mines D'Eldona Dome Mines Discovery Mines Malartic East Sullivan Falconbndge Frobex First Maritime? Giant Y.K. Granduc Hollinger Hudson Bay Hydra Ex. Iron Bay ISO Joliet Quebec Kerr Addison Key Anacon Labrador Lake Shore Langis Silver Madsen R.L. Malartic G.F. Martin McNeely Maclntyre Meta Midrim Intern Mogul Nu West Homes New Athona New Calumet Noranda Northgate Norlex Pine Point Placer Dev. Pax Exp. Quebec Man Rayrock Radiore Rio Algom Roman Corp. Sherntt Gordon Steep Rock Sunningdale Tek Corp. A Texmont United Canso Western Mines WH Copper Mines Wright Hargreaves Willroy Windfall YellOwknife Bear Zenmac INDUSTRIALS Abitibi Alcan Algoma Steel Atco Ind Jannock Agra Ind Bell Tel Brascan A BC Tel Forest Sugar A Valley Ind Ind O'Keefe Cellulose Power Credit Gas Pfd Ind Marconi Vickers 5.87 Bathurst Gas Seagrams .45 Bridge Domtar Textile 7.87 Stores Pete Mobile Cdn Oil Motors Lakes Paper Oil Sid Walker Erie .25 Oil Imasca Nickel Pipe Grp A Int'l Accept Douglas A A 9.00 Massey Ferg Bloed Corp A B Cent Corp Co CDA 11.62% Sears Steel Can A Grp A Mtn Pipe Cda Pipe Carbide Gas Oil Siscoe Mfg A Cdn Seed Etec 8.00 Imperial Scotia Dom 14.25 19.37 Vz 21.00 27.50 13.62% 3.30 5.75 6.SO 23.00 2.30 9.75 18.75 3.50 17.00 17.12'A 15.62% 25.50 16.37Vi 41.12% 42.75 25.62Vi 10.75 14.50 38.50 31.00 6.00 9.75 48.00 23.50 35.12% 15.62% 6.12V4 47.75 25.75 39.62% 30.00 33.50 18.12V2 8.00 17.00 17.50 4.30- 5.25 9.50 3.85 13.25 17.25 30.SO 47.75 21.25 21.00 8.25 10.75 10.50 13.87V4 7.62% 14.25 18.75 8.62% 12.12V4 31.25 12.50 47.00 13.75 14.25 32.50 17.25 9.50 13.00 8.25 7.37% 22.75 23.75 22.87% 3.90 2.70 29.12% 19.00 36.25 35.62% 3800 New York (Supplied by Richardson Securities of Canada) Amr. T4T 48.12% Woolworth _ 17.12% Anaconda 25.62% WMtinghouse Elec 18.75 Beth Steal 32.62% U.S. Steel 41.87% Chrysler 17.75 Tel Elec 24.00 CoitiMt 33.87% TORONTO AVERAGE Dupont 20 Industrials 211.58 down 1.70 General Motors 49.87V, 20 552.39 down 34.90 Gulf 22.12% 10 Bate 98.46 down 1.15 Int Harvester 26.37% 15 Western Oili 251.68 down 3.23 Kenn Copper 39.12% Volume Montgomery Ward 23.75 NEW YORK AVERAGES Stars 82.25 20 Industrial! 840.42 down 7.12 Exxon 20 181.90 down 1.58 TexM Gulf 31.75 15 UtllltlM 88.38 down .88 Texas Co 27.50 65 Stocks 264.70 down 2.31 Wix Corporation 13.75 Volume TORONTO (CP) continued to lead a sharp decline on the Toronto stock market In moderate mid- morning trading today. Thegotd Intel was off 11.4 to MU4 to reaaonse to a decline to goRT in Europe. TsttladMtrtal Index, widely-based Indicator of market trend, dropped 1.97 to 211.71, base metals 1.36 to MM western oils 3.22 to JM.St. Declines outnumbered ad- by more than four to one. to 77 with issues Volume by 11 a.m: was 1.16 million shares, up from MS.OOO at the same time Friday. Among golds, Dome fell I to 1172, Sigma X to MO, Pamour 1 to to DIckenjM to f 10 and Agtisco-Eajle Crestbrook Forest off to tttt, Traders A to f Price to llsmy- Perguson to K and Great Paper K to Dynasty Explorations lost to 910% aad Pakoabridge Copper to Ranger Canada slipped to H to Total tt to and Pan Ocean Vi to Bank of B.C. rose to Vfc to Siebens Oil and Gas H to and United Canso to I4M-S7I MONTREAL (CP) All sectors moved lower in moderate trading on the Montreal Stock Exchange today. Volume at 11 a.m. was shares, compared with at the same time Friday. The industrial index fell 2.12 to 136 78, banks 1.97 to 272.97, papers 1.93 to 131.58, the composite -1.91 to 221.76 and utilities 1.10 to 141.35. Falconbridge Nickel fell m to Domtar IV, to fZSft, Mercantile Bank Vi to Dome Petroleum, to JSB'A and Donohue to Among speculative issues, Quebec Explorers Corp dropped one cent to on a volume of shares traded. VANCOUVER (CP) Prices were down in light trading Friday on the Vancouver stock exchange. Volume at the close was shares. In the industrials, Thermo Plex was unchanged at .58 on shares Block Bros, was unchanged at on 9.200. Key Industries was unchanged at .15 on 8.000. Canterra was up .01 at .32 on 6.500. Jolly Jumper was down .10 at anc! Computrex was unchanged at .45. In the mines, Toumigan was up .08 at 75 on shares. Copper Giant was up .01 at .30 on 103.500. Coralta was up .39 at on Joy Industries was up .03, Consolidated Beaumont wa! up .01 at .38 and Arcadia was up .01 at .73. In the oils. Vargas was down .03 at .16 on shares. Cop-Ex was unchanged at .50 on Davenport was up .01 at .81 on Payette River was down .01 at .47 on Payette Warrants were up .03 at .23 and Plains Pete was unchanged at .23. NEW YORK (AP) Rising interest rates dealt another blow to prices on stock market today. The Dow Jones average of 30 industrials was down at noon 7.90 at 839 64. and declines outnumbered advances by four-to-one in light trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Gold slocks came under heavy pressure as bullion prices fell sharply in Europe. Dome Mines tumbled lOVi to Homestake Mining 4'A to ASA Ltd 5% at and Campbell Red Lake 4'-4 to Among other issues. Aetna Life Casualty fell 2 to Texas Instruments, at and Motorola to Among Canadian issues listed on the New York market, Alcan dropped 7A to CP Ltd 'A to and Walkers to Winnipeg grain WINNIPEG (CP) Rapeseed prices continued to gain while rye dropped in light trade at mid-session today on the Winnipeg Commodity Exchange Hapeseed prices ranged between unchanged and Wfi cents a bushel higher. Rye prices'were all down between lour and 6Vz cents. Flax, which had virtually no trade, was easier by between 23 and 28 cents a bushel Friday's volume was bushels of flax. of rapeseed and 1.190.000 of rye. Mid-session prices: Flax- May 28 lower 838A; July 28 lower 7.84A. Oct 23 lower 7 29A; Nov 23 lower 7 ISA Rapeseed Vancouver March unchanged 500B; June higher 5.67VzA. Sept. 6Vi higher Nov higher 5.47A. Jan. 7 higher 5.01B Rapeseed Thunder Bay. May 5 higher 5.47B: July 4'A higher 5.30V2B. Oct unchanged 5.SOB: Nov unchanged 5 32B: Dec. unchanged S.17B Rye: May 6'A lower 2 July 4 lower 2.25A. Oct. 4 lower2.17'iA; Dec 5 lower 2.16A. Dollar value) MONTREAL (CP) -US. dollar in terms of Canadian funds at noon today was up 1-10 at 1-5. Pound sterling was up 11-25 at 21-25. In New York, the Canadian dollar was down 1-10 at 02 22-25 Pound sterling was up 1-5 at 11-20 OTTAWA (CP) of ritugbUr cJUk more UUM UM jwMk witt If M on offer, Iht federal departmnt reported. A broad demand prevailed la for rieen ud heUcn but moderated at elating. TUt rwulted in early gains of 10 U for A-l item and II to for A-l. A-l beifen. The gains were partially ofUet by doalng of up to D-l and D-2 cow advanced cents in mid-weet trading but Uw cain decreased when demand moderated. western centra, trading was uneven -with good demand in early trading renilting in increases of fl.H to 50 for A-l and A-2 steers and heifers. By mid-week prices had declined 50 cents to for steers and SO cents for heifers. Veal-calf prices advanced to C in Toronto with all other centres reporting steady prices under a broad demand. GOOD DEMAND A good demand prevailed in Toronto for all classes of feeders resulting in steady prices except for heifer calves 401-500 pounds which declined at .closing under moderate trading. In western centres, steady prices prevailed throughout most of the week but declined at closing from 50 cents to in Edmonton for all classes while Winnipeg reported losses of II to ft on steer calves 401-575 pounds and heifer calves 401-550 pounds under a moderate demand. Sheep and'lamb receipts decreased more than 700 on offer. Good Iamb prices-generally remained steady with Saskatoon reporting mid-week increases up 75 cents. Index 100 hog prices generally- declined with-Toronto lower while western prices were steady STOCKYARD PRICES Slaughter cattle, steers A-l and A-2. Calgary 39-43. Edmonton 40-41. Saskatoon 40-41.60. Winnipeg 41-42.50. Toronto 42-45, Montreal 41-43.25. Heifers, A-l and A-2: Calgary 37- 41 50: Saskatoon 38-40.60; Winnipeg 39- 40. Toronto 41-43 50 D-l and D-2 cows Calgary 34-35: Edmonton 32-33. Saskatoon 32 50-34.50; Winnipeg 35-37. Toronto 34-35. Slaughter calves, good and choice veal Edmonton 50-54; Saskatoon 50- 64.25. Winnipeg 75-85. Toronto 51-63. Montreal 63-72. Feeder steers of more than 750 pounds. Calgary 40-45, Edmonton 42- 45: Saskatoon 35-45.50. Winnipeg 43-48. Wkwfreg 0-tl. Goad tMtagadnaatd: Calgwy WlaaipM W; TwtMMo IMS. It; leWral 45.M- 47.H. There were 2.HT head livestock sold (hit week at Perlich Bros. Auction Market Ltd. included 1S02 cattle and MS hogs. Market was steady to strong on top quality ranch cattle.-medium quality feeder cattle were i.oo to 4.M off. Price quotations as follows: SUUGBTEE CATTLE Dl and D2 cows 32 to 34.50. D4 cows a to 31. Bologna bulls lo 37.40 Butcher bulls 38 to 42.25. REPLACEMENT CATTLE Steer calves lot. 48 to 41 Steer calves 409-509 ibs. to S3. Steer calves over SOD Ibs. 50 to 57. Plain quality steer calves all weights 42 to 41. Heifer calves 250400 Ibs 37 to 41. Heifer calves 400-500 Ibs. 38 to 44. Heifer wives over 500 Ibs. 38 to 46.60. Plain quality heifer calves 30 to 31. Feeder heifers 37 to 41. Feeder cows 28 to 33.50. Good quality stock cows and heifers 385 to 415. Cows with calves 400 to 460. Medium cows c'w calves 350 to 390 HOGS, DAIRY CATTLE Market hogs dressed weight 38.50 to 40.90. Good weaners 18 to 22.75. Light weaners 12 to 17.50. Feeders under 100 Ibs. 25 to 29 50 Feeders over 100 Ibs 20 to 46 25. Bred sows and gilts 75 to 120 Baby calves 80 to 117.50. Calgary CALGARY (CP) Receipts to 11 a.m Monday from the Calgary public stockyards totalled about 500 head, mostly slaughter steers. Trade was moderately active. Slaughter steers sold steady with last weeks lows with sales to 46.60. There were insufficient slaughter heifers or cows sold early to establish quotations Beef quality premium was included in steer prices Steers Al and 2 45-46.10. A3 No replacement cattle or stock calves were sold early. Hogs fob Calgary to 11 a.m. base price 37.35-38 55. WANTED TO BUY Proven and Semi-Proven GAS RESERVES Reply to Box 93, Lethbridge Herald ACT HMOll Timi-Canaai TttaphwM THESE TWO LONG DISTANCE CALLS ARE BEING MADE FROM THE SAME OFFICE SAME DAY, SAME TIME, SAME DISTANCE. ONE COSTS 89% LESS THAN THE OTHER. WHY? Mr. Left is calling person to person, Calgary to Toronto. Mr. Right is dialing direct. Both calls will last 1 minute. Mr. Right's call will cost 85% less than the other call because he's using the new low ODD day rates, and pays only for 1 Mr. Left pays higher person to person day rates, and is charged a 3 minute minimum. Dialing direct can save money. It only takes a few long distance calls for the difference to show up in dollars on a business phone. It's sound business to make Direct Distance Dialing company policy. Why not let our AGT Service Adviser hold a ODD seminar for your staff. It need only take 20 minutes. And it may make a real difference on your phone bill. "SPECIAL 1-MINUTE MINIMUM DIAL DIRECT RATES APPLY TO CALLS FROM ALBERTA TO OTHER PROVINCES If Direct Distance Dialing is not available where you live, your operator will place your call at the same Dial Direct rate. These rates do not apply to certain areas of Northern Canada and U.S.A. ;