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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 11, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta 32-THE LETHBRIDGE April Gaullist split called 'scandal' From AP-Reut PARIS (CP) France ap- pears to be edging into a cliff- hanging presidential election fight as two Gaullist arch- rivals struggle for party support while left wing parties consolidate under candidate Francois Mitterand. A veteran campaigner, An- toine Pinay, described the Gaullist split as "a scandal." Former premier Jacques Chaban-Delmas. 57, has official party backing but Finance Minister Valery Giscard d'Estaing, 48, insists Don't Overlook NOOK Coming Soon! on remaining in the May 5 fight even though this would split the Gaulhsts who have ruled France for 16 years. What's more, Giscard d'Estaing told reporters Wednesday he might bring op- position figures into the government if he is elected. The fight within the party was reduced to the two men when Edgar Faure, a former national assembly president, withdrew from the struggle to succeed the late Georges Pompidou. The line-up can still change by April 16. deadline for candi- date registrations. Mitterand, 57, is backed by the Socialist and Communist parties and most of the trade labor move- ment Many observers predict he may top the May 5 presidential poll but without enough votes to avoid a second two-man election fight May 19. Dateline Alberta Court to name lawyer EDMONTON (CP) Mr. Justice Michael O'Byrne said Wednesday he will appoint a lawyer as a friend of the court representing the interests of a tour-year-old girl embroiled in a dispute that will affect her future. The child, Rosaline Tambour, has been cared for by Joseph and Jeanette Holzer of Edmonton since she was five days old. Now the child welfare superintendent of the Northwest Territories is asking the Alberta Supreme Court to turn the child over to the government. Mr. and Mrs. Holzer have applied to adopt Rosaline, a ward of the territorial government, but their application was refused. Sandbags stockpiled CONDUCTED TOURS For The GENERAL PUBLIC Will Be Held Wed.. April 17th. p.m.. p.m., p.m. Thurs.. April 18th. p.m., p.m.. p.m. Friday. April 19th, p.m., p.m., p.m. Tours For School Groups, Clubs, Associations, Etc. also be arranged by Appointment for future dates. The Lethbridge Herald is pleased to conduct tours, on request, through its ultra-modern plant but requests a minimum of 7 days notice. Call Gwen Westcott at 328-4411 Local 21 for all tour appointments! The Lethbridge Herald "Serves the South" EDMONTON (CP) Alberta Disaster Services (A issued its third flood forecast and advisory bulletin Wednesday in "Operation Wetfoot '74." The bulletin, aimed at municipal officials, describes the response centre which will be activated at A.D.S. headquarters when conditions warrant it. Sandbags are being purchased and stockpiled at Grimshaw. Edmonton, Red Deer and Calgary, the bulletin notes. Requests for sandbags must be made to A.D.S. headquarters, and municipal personnel picking up sandbags from one of the stockpiles must have a written request, signed by an elected official. Beaver device tested EDMONTON (CP) A. provincial biologist is experimenting this summer with a device that may ease the problem of beaver dams without actually removing the beavers. John Gunson of Edmonton will have crews install small plastic culverts, containing numerous perforations and a control gate, in the dams. When the gate is opened at critical times, such as when farmers want to harvest a hay crop, it's practically impossible for beavers to stem the flow of water, he claimed. Company pleads guilty EDMONTON (CP) Capital Towers Land Investments Ltd. of Vancouver pleaded not guilty in provincial court Wednesday to a charge under Alberta's Real Estate Agents' Licensing Act. Peter Beard, consumer affairs department investigator, said the charge involved alleged dealings in land on an island in the Georgia Straits off the British Columbia coast. Alberta legislation passed in 1970 forbids sale or trade to Albertans of subdivided land outside the province until a prospectus has been approved by Alberta authorities. The Letlibtidgc Herald think PART IV PICTURE QUIZ 5 POINTS Photos sent back by the U.S. Mariner 10 space probe showed huge craters on the surface of the planet closest to the sun. HOW DO YOU RATE? 91 to 100 TOP SCORE! SI to 90 pointt EicOtant. 71 to 80 points Good. to 70 points Fair. 60 Or Undtr? H'mm! FAMILY DISCUSSION QUESTION What's your opinion of the Olympic lottery? Is it a good way to raise some of the needed funds? STUDENTS YOUR NEWS QUIZ PART I NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL Give yourself 10 points for each correct answer. 1 The price of oil produced in Canada, which, had been frozen at a barrel, was allowed to rise to a barrel. 2 Alberta produces about (CHOOSE ONE: 60, 85) per cent of all Canadian crude oil. 3 Defence Minister said that because of rising costs, he may have to keep the armed forces below their authorized strength of persons. a-Edgar Benson b-James Richardson c-Donald Jamieson 4 Larry Csonka, Paul Warfield, and Jim Kiick three stars of (CHOOSE Dol- phins, Dallas Cowboys) of the National Football League signed contracts to begin playing in 1975 with Toronto Northmen of the new World Football League. 5 Exiled Soviet author and his family were reunited in Zurich, Switzerland. PART II WORDS IN THE NEWS Take 4 points for each word that you can match with its correct meaning. 1.....delicate 2.....delegate 3.....pilgrim 4.....proletariat 5.....polemic a-entrust to another b-pertaining to argument or controversy c-very sensitive; easily damaged d-traveller to a holy place e-laboring class PART III NAMES IN THE NEWS Take 5 points for names that you can correctly match with the clues. a-lsraeli Defence Minister l.....Gough Whitlam 2.....Henry Kissinger 3.....Moshe Day an 4.....James Callaghan 5.....George Hees 48-74 b-British Foreign Secretary c-U.S. Secretary of State d-Prime Minister, Australia e-Progressive Con- servative military critic VEC, Inc. Save Practice Examination! Valuable Reference Material for Exams. ANSWERS ON REVERSE PAGE Sears SATURDAY CIALS Limited Quantities Starts a.m. Personal Shopping Only CLEARANCE OF DISCONTINUED BEDSPREADS to OFF REGULAR PRICE 1 Reg. 19.98 to 39.98 Choose from a large as- sortment of single and double bedspreads in assorted colors and designs. Drapery Dept. Girl's Pert Turtlenecks 198 ____ 100% nylon machine wash dry. Bright colors of yellow, red, navy, and white. Girl's Wear 3.2 Oz. Phentex Reg.79c Large assortment of colors. Wool Dept Long Robes 5 99 Reg. to Assorted long robes in acetate, quilted polyester materials. At Home Wear Hostess Gowns 599 Reg. to An assortment of gowns in various styles, colors sizes. Limited quantities. At Home Wear Save! Lawn Dart Set 349 __ __ Fun for all. Set includes 4 lawn darts, 2 plastic 18" diameter targets, instructions. Easy and fun for the whole family play it anywhere outside. Storage carton incl. Sports Centre Toilet Seats 399 Reg. Wood assorted colors. Plumbing Dept Polaroid Zipkit 15" Reg. Black white prints only. Includes camera, 1 pack film, 1 pkg. flash bulbs. Camera Dept. Toddler Pampers 12 in pkg. Reg. Daytime Pampers 30 in pkg. Reg. 69 Children's Wear Wagon Wheel Fixture 3498 Reg. 4-hte Colonial Style. Electrical Fixtures Mini Check Sport Shirts 399 Long Sleeves. 100% Polynostic rayon. M-L-XL only. Similar to illustration. Mens'Furnishings Store Closed Friday, April 12th LW. at Simpsons-Sears you the finest guarantee eettefectton of money refunded Irae delivery Open daily from a.m. to p.m. Thursday and Friday a.m. to p.m. Centre Village Mall 328-9231 ;