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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 13, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta Equal pay won by women Passwords Pension, plan sessions Tlic of Ilifi I.Hli- briclEe district office of Hie Canada Pension 1'lnn, J. C. fFmO Bouchard, wishes lo in- form residents of the following areas that R. K. Viney will help thorn with Ilic pension plan al llw lollowmK centres: I own li.ill April 17. to a.m. FEHMK. city liiill, April 17, 1 lo 3 p.m. CRAXBROOK, Room 101, Federal Hiiilcling, April 1C, 9 to p.m. Union Hall, April 13, in a.m. lo 4 p.m. CHKSTON, Federal Agricul lure Ruitding, April 20, a.m. lo 3 p.m. Anyone wishing lo take ad- vantage of this service is cor- dially invited to do so. Mr. Viney will answer qucr ics on the Canada Pension Hun, Ihe old age security and the guaranteed income supple mcnt. He will also provide assist- ance in (lie (ilinfi of applica- tions. Alleges contract breach O CRANnnOOK (Special) Alleging; breach of employment contract as assessor with the Regional District of East Koot- enay, II. M. Prudcii has filed suit toi- damage oil grounds of wrongful dismissal. Mr. Pi'iulen was named as- sessor at about a year by liDEK on request of Ihe ci- ties of Kimbcrley, Fcrnie and DistricL ot Snarwoocl and its own electoral areas. Budget for services was tc be shared among the four am after nine months Fernie optec out of its share leaving the budget short. Russell and Dumoulin, Van- couver, represent the petition er. RDEK board as determent lias named L. A. T. Nimsick coun sel and legal fees will be shared on the same ratio as budget for his services. FORT MACLEOD (Special) Negotiations between work- of the Creslbi'ook Forest In- ustries (plywood division) and [ficials resulted in many benc- its for the workers. A breakthrough was equal ay for equal work for women. They will benefit most from the rage increases. The two-year agreement was igned recently. It includes a 70-cent-an hour age increase over two years. Effective as of Feb. 1, 1972, vorkers will receive 35 cents, vilh another equal raise on I. 1973. Millwrights could receive up o SI. 15 under contract. Wages range from to .UI by end of Basic rate s S3.09 wilh 1373 being The health-welfare plan has jcen revamped. Included are life insurance plans plus ilJ5 weekly sick leave pay for ip to 39 weeks. From Febiu- iry of this year the company pays DO per cent of the cost ind has agreed lo pick up the ab for another 10 per cent lexf year. town oil ice occupied BLAIKMOHE (CNP nureaul The new Blairrnore town of- fice was occupied by Ihe town staff this week. Official opening has been de- ferred unlil later. It is located one block nortt of the Federal Building 01 Main St. It will house (he Blairmon Public Library as well bui this move will not be complete? until the summer. Natal health centres roadhlock may he removed hy Kiiismeu NATAL (HNS) Districl ot Sparwood council recently was Informed I1' e r n I e. Kinsmen might be prepared lo relinquish their hold on Ihe Nulal Kins- men Health Ccnlre in order to re-establish a health centre in Sparwood. The municipal clerk was ask- ed to conduct Further communi- cations with the flroup to ob- tain such a release or to estab- lish a meeting of the flroup council to discuss Lhc re lease. The provincial minister o health is not prepared to di. euss any fui tliiir clevclopmcn of a health centre in Sparwooc until definite proposals marie to him from Ihe distrir and from the regional heall unit. The proposal depends in pai on (he disposition ot the Nata Health Centre building. FOCUS POINTS Now So.Tiething Revolutionary lerry bland Photography introduces "Cverflash" lo ihe Lethbridge area Jhe Keyslone Everflash 10, 20, 30 Inslanl load- ing Elecfronic riaih canieras eliminate ihe need for flash bulbi or cubes drastically reducing ihe cost of flaih pfctures this unique camera uses s Ian da rd "Kodak" type 1 26 film (ihe "insta marie" And For you: The serious amaleur phologr cipher: A new line of Inlerchanoable lenses lo fil most popular makes of S.L.R- cameras. Exclusive al Terry Bland PViolagraphy: "TAMRON LENSES" focal lengths From 2] mm 300 mm and two zoom sizes. These lenses are not cheap, however they can save you money compared lo rnuny olher popular brands of lenses. Drop in and ask Ron lo show you sample piclurcs. Places fhird FORT MACLEOD (Special) Cadet Capt. Richie Dunn spent ht.s Easter vacation at Edmonton writing his master cadet examinations. He placed third in a class of 22. Capt. Dnnn has been asso- with the Macleod Caedt Corps for the past five The age limit for cadets .raining is I? to 19. i n e statutory liolidiiv clause tats been incronsod lo 10. Workers will get three weeks vacation after six years with the company in 1972 and next only five years em- ployment enlillcs them lo Ihe extra time off. Currently eipht years seniority was necessary for the extra holiday. Local 1-20G or the Internation- al Woodworkers of America i headed by Larry Fealhcrslone. president; Raymond Gervais i recording secretary; and Tom Sparlak is business agent. Regional vice-president Vi'vjnan Treniere of Vancouver Brownies meet Monthly at Enchant ENCHANT (HNS) The lo- cal association of Drownies is holding a meeting in the music rootn of the school at 7 p.m. Monday, April 17. Parents and interested people will attend. A discussicii on the motncr and daughter banquet will lie held. They are trying (o solicit more help in different projects so as to riase money to keep going. They plan to seel cookies which will be on sale shortly. This money go to the Brownies to buy proficiency badges. VumJny Aprif 13; J972 Tuf LfTWBfllOGI HERAID 3 Central School opening set TAHEH (HNS) TiilK-r of education, presentation of school trustees have set tlu11 the keys (o Mr. Hioadfoot, anil (late of Monday. May lo antl somi- Hems of entertainment the hour p.m. for the cial opening of the new Central open area elementary school. It was as recommended liy a iunch. eoinmitlee comprising princi-] 'Hie pal William R. flroadfool, su- come pc'rinlendent, James (leorge, anil trustees Mrs. Dorrjlliy Dick ;md Ray Evanson. A slun-l am will include a speaker from [tie y tlju pupils. Cent riil JJu rail-Tea cher Association will .serve a light general public is wel- Show slides TOP POET Miss Doris Daley, Grade 1 1 srudenl a! Fori Mccleod's F. P. Walshe High School, receives o cerli- ficaie, medal and SlO From Rulon Hi rich e of ihe Royal Canadian Legion. Miss Dnley's poem was judged besl of entries from Cordston, P'mcher Creek, Clartsholm and Fort Macleod. Swihart Photo al Nobleford fire loss in MD TABER (HNS) Nearly fire loss was suffered I boundaries of the Taller MD last year says a re- port received from (lie provin- cial fire commissioner's office, Edmonton. Ii the rural area, 14 fires ac- counted for losses; 21 in Hie town of Taber for 6EM; six aL Vauxliall for 312, antl one in the Village ot Grassy Lake al Vehicle and frailer fires on spent on road rigs TABER (HNS) Four items of road building machinery, cosl i ng nenrly were purchased recently by the Ta- >er MD council in preparation for oil surfacing some district oacls this year. The extent of the work, how- ever, is indefinite, pays higli- Mrs. ChaiiL resgns leaching post Thaf's ah J li Ltd. 1224 3rd Avc. S., LeMibridge 327-2673, 327-2565 TABER (HNS) Two leach- er vacancies, effective June 30, were reporter) at Ihe recent public school board meeting the resignation of Mrs. Sally Chant from the W. H. Myers High School staff, and Mrs. Joanne Anderson who was given a one-year leave of ab- sence from the Barmvell School staff. Neither position filled and appointments not be made unlil all vacancies arc known. Superintendent J, George told the board that by appointments il should be pos" siblc to more closely match the joh to Ihe teacher's preference and [raining. ways department district engi-' neer Tom McGreer of Lcth- bridge. He told the council that department appropriations for road work have not been an- nounced to (late. However, Mr. McGrecr said .he department had indicated :he regular road grant would 5e consistent with the 1971 eranl of about S150.000, with no indication as (o the amount of the contingency road grant. Machinery purchased I n- eluded a self-propelled earth compacler, from R. Angus Company, Calvary, for 5-18.055 plus trade-in of a pull-type unit. The purchase was made fol- lowing a film presentation hy the company salesman. One other tender was received. Bottle drive COAUMLE (HNS) The Coaldale Cub and Seoul groups are staging a Ixittle, drive at a.m. Saturday, April 15, in town and district. Hems wanted include pop and beer bottles, storage hat- lories and radiators. Vinegar, liquor anil medicine bottles will be taken. Support in this venture Is re- quested. People arc asked to have the items ready when the boys come. Also purchaser; lov road work rere a used self-propelled pul- vi-mixer for mixing oil and ;ravel road surfaces at 130, from Kedon Holdings Ltd. of Calgary, and from Fruehauf Company also of Calgary a iised oil tanker trailer for G75 and a 10 yard capacity lielly dump semi trailer (or gravel at SG.4M. highways numbered 14 for the total losses of bringing the tolal lor nG fires to OG3. The figures arc according to reports received by the fire commissioner from the parties concerned. NOULEFORl) fllN'Sj Tho April niceUnf! of the Nabluford United Church held al Hit home of Mrs. Murgai-el -lanii wilh 11 women rti. Lois Ilann was in charge of the devotional. It was decided to donate to :he Southern Mental Health Association again this year Due (o so many other pro- jects already phmnorl in Die community, members decided net to have the mission festival Baseball players needed COALDALK (HNS) Any person, high school age and older, in the south county of Lethbridge area interested in playing baseball in the upcom- ing season is requested lo con- tact, the Coaldala recreation of- fice. A meeting to organize both men's and women's leagues was held recently. Indications given were (hat (he men's slow-pitch league could consist of four teams. For the women, two teams were possible if several more women register. Jv.VD.S .tUXi; D As lur school closinR, all Urade 1C and 11 students. alonK witlt Crade 12 studen'.s wfio do not write departmental nalioiis, (omplete their sellout year Friday, June 9 at p.m. Grade !2 departmental exain- inalions will be written from I .hum lo June Hi. All stu- deril-- in ek-irenlary and junior schools in Ihe division will compute their school year June 10 al p.m. A rhieclivc from (he hoard slates (hat teachers will have the iwo days June and 20 in which lo complete all year- end reports and to do some statt planning for Ihe next school Students tell about trip C'OAl.DALE (IIN'SI The trailer come to Nohleford at this time. Plans were marie for the' tell about Montreal exchange students at urnraage sale to he held in the Xobloforrt Legion Hall April 21 from a.m. lo C p.m. Cuffce also be sold. Rev. Albert Baldeo ol Coal- dale will show slides in Ihc Nobleford United Church to- night a' 3 o'clock, Everyone is welcome. Roll call for May meeting will he bowls for the church kit- chen. Mrs. Lois Hann served the lunch. Next meeting will be held in the church on May 3 al fl p.m. Kale Andrews High School will present a program of slides and their trip at p.m. Monday, April 17. The students recently arrived buck iifler a trip lo Montreal, Ottawa and Qiiebecc cily. The public is invited lo at- tend Ibis program at the school. More district on page 12 Crowsnest Pass Bureau NEWS CIRCULATION JOB PRINTING Verrwn Doeoux, Relidont Rep., Blairmore Phone 562-2149 OPEN TONIGHT LET BLOCK SOLVE THE MYSTERY OF THIS YEAR'S INCOME TAX yearly tax changes hold no myjtery for cur Tax cfeleclives. Our ion- la is fatf, occurala end BernDBt 1no cost (i low. Sovo .yourself nead- Icit, time and worry. Sos B1OCK lodoy. It's a good place la place your con- fidence. CUAUKTI! We guarantee accurate preparation of every tax return. I I If we make any errors that cost you any penalty of in- leresl, we will pay only that penalty or Interest. (liris'j TJX Sentke Wilh 6000 Offal In 815 THIRD AVE. 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