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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 14, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta U70 THI Coalhiirst Show Thrills 200 With Sparkling Lineup By GEORGE GOUHE Special COALHURST _ About MO people laughed, listened and applauded their way. through the recent Coalhursl Scouts and Cute' fund-raising variety night in the high school here. Before the finale, a spoof of the marriage of Tiny Tim, sane 30 acts provided ing entertainment. Tiny Tim's marriage was por- trayed by the group committee (or Cobs and'Scouts. A highlight of the evening the performance by Mrs. Ktto'i Ukrainian dancers in- chiding Leona Sereda, Lor a Pewnar, Nancy Zaychuk, Jan- ny Buuwski, Ann Avramenko, Mary Ann Napadayto, Liz Pen, Mrs. Hary Mysyk and Mrs. Marg Zaychuk. The fro-packed show 'lasted Jim Forman nt Picture Butte after the organ solo and again was master of ceremonies. PIANO SOLO The Brat performance vac a delightful puao solo by Chris- tine Soehen, Grace Ruttan and Rene Soenea performed a vocal duet. David and Darrel Pearson thrilled the audience with' live- ly accordion solos. Hor The Indians Found Their Game sparked a lot of laughter. This skit was the work of the Coalhurst Cubs. Nancy Zaychuk sang Some- where My Love and Blowing in the Wind. Her dear voice and easy style drew much applause. Adrian Sherman played.the organ to provide a change of pace and a new mood. ACCORDION BAND Brian T h i e s s e n accordion band from Pruegger's Accor- dioa College provided musk during the intermission. But all the fun wasn't pro-' vided by the boyi. The Coal- hurst Brownies were sweet and sentimental with lovely songs that delighted everyone. Mrs. Carol Fekete played the piano and was followed by the Jenny Lynn Polka and Waiting E. by Peggy Thompson on the accordion. The talented Thompson family gathered to perform Viva mour and little Brown Jug. Before the intermission Rhon- da Rivtin sang, Dnleae Pan- javic performed two sptrklini piano solos and the youthful band, The Question Marks from Barons, played Somewhere My Love. There were no questions Diamond Willows Sought For Reddish-Brown Marks about The Question capability with sharps By MILDRED BARKER Herald Nem Service MAGRATH George Lee spoke at Magrath Arts and Crafti centre on Diamond Wil- lows. These unique trees are foind along the St Mary, and Belly Rivers, on Pothole Creek aod Yarrow Creek near the Beaver Dams. NEAR MOUNTAINS "You wffl find more near the Mr. Lee stated "especially on the Palmer Ranch and along the road from Pincber Creek to Waterloo. They are also found in Ala- ska "as we know of a man mere who made stair bansters and furniture from the decorative wood, deeply indented with ola- rnondB." Opinions differ as to why the diamonds form. it is because the willow starts shoots during a Chinook. When freezing weather follows the shoot dies leaving a'diamond gear of dark reddKMirown wood. Others contend it is a dtswe in the tree but aB wil- knvs do'not develop this artis- tic mark..If anyone has infor- mation on the Diamond Willow could they please contact Mrs. Lteadore Croofcstoo, secretary of the Diamond Willow Arts acd Crafts Centre, Magrath. 11-FOOT LIMB Mr. Lte had" several beautiful pieces on display. One was a iWoot limb with a golden streak of Irre wood and accents of dark brown' diamonds. Mr. Lee uses it as a decora- tion in his living room and plans to make it into a lamp stand. He found it on a field trip near Waterton when be stumbled over it in a chimp of willows. OLD PIECES BEST "Look for old hidden iii he advised. "Dead wood is the deader the better. When you take the hark and initial wood off the lovely tones and diamond mark- ings are revealed." Green .wood has lighter col- or and lacks the artistic knarl- ed effect of old pieces. N Another unique exhibit was f. cane made from Diamond WU- tow. asked Marks' and flats their performance iy of toe-tapping. of the s e c o n e section" was the Dutch Klompen Dance with mothers end daugh- ters Mary and Marion Staffer and Agatha and Dorothy Aben thrilling the audience. Marion Staffer also displayed her talents with a wonderful or- gan The Zanooi Family from Nobleford played four musical numbers. Coalhurst Girl Guides jsve a Brownlee Receives Fellowship LUCKY STRIKE Brian Brownlee of Fredericton, N.B., son of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Browalee ii Lucky Strike, fas wun a Bell Canada Centennial Fellowship in the amount of 500. The University of New Brunswick will receive an addi- Eight are swarded each year across Canada to students o the sciences and humanities. Mr. Brownlee is studying.tor bis doctorate in chemistry i is in his third year. He earned bis bachelor o science aad ouster's degree a the University of Lethbridge, Church Women Read Parables, Plain Concert rcer cent of equity. These par- merits amounted to An- other was paid to mem- bers leaving the district, retir- ing and to estates. An addition- al payment of was rcade in the form of volume rebates on propane, petroleum and fer- tilizer. A record year In growth is co-operative's most valuable asset, and there were 542 new members in 1969. The auditor's report md by James .Oddie showed the asso- ciation is in a sound ftnanda position with' total assets J8Z0.524. The workshop method studying the financial state- ment was employed with the board and management reply ing to the question directed to the chair. Francis B. F r e y, genera manager for 14 years aod who will be retiring in May was giv- en a stankng ovMiuu by til meeting. Succeeding Mr. Frey is Robert fnshUawa. REFUND The board declared, a patron- age refund of five per cent on groceries and .dry goods, seven XT cent on braiding supplies hree per cent on feed, sew and twine, six per cent on fer tUizer, 10 per cent on petro- leum and five certa per pouo wi butterfat. COUNTRY NEWS These Are TKclcthkidgcHeraU CorrctpOMints In Yow ATM MAOMTH MRS. MaOttO rlAKKR p.o, In MASfNASJN Mn. ntANcn Mimm r.o. in Mild itrm MONARCH MRS. JACOt DCKKR P.O. In An interim cash payment of per cent on-members shares authorized by the board aod dBtribution of refunds will made shortly. Directors re- lected at district meetings last all included Nick Dyck and tabard E. Carlson for a fur- three year term. Other members of the board include Hugh Cameron, president; erome D. Robbins rice pres- cient; Garry Barten, Kur4. Fro- e, F. Benton Murphy, James Mriie, secretary and Robert Vlshikawa, general manager. F. Benton Murphy, Federaterl Co-operative delegate was the guest speaker for the oon meeting, arid reported orj he Federated Cfrop Wholesale ra western Canada, gjvjng a re- sume'of the business operations and financial statement. A motion was made and pass- ed to have a trial period of Fri- day night as well as video tape rnfovmatioh in re- gards to the various depart- ments' to be given at the next annual meeting. Lous U Lloyd, past presi- dent of Federated Coops, was ihe guest speaker at the eve- ning program attended by a ra- -crowd in the Dwppe Memorial hall. He stated that onrty and cyopention bu been tile uiccess of co-operatives. Co operatives he said were started "to free yourselves from exploitation.1' To have built and own and control their own wholesale Federated Co-oper- atives Ltd. F.C.L: also oper- ates manufacturing. plants frr jor member of Inter provin- rial Co-operatives Ltd. Cooper- atives are .neutral in matters of race, reSgioii aod politics FORT MACLEOD (HNS) -i Miss Barbie Hatton, daughter of Mr. and-Mrs. Elmer Hatton of Fort. Macleod, has been chosen "Pilgrim of the Year" for Alberta.1 She was asked to speak at the grand lodge banquet of the IOOF and Rebekah's at Red Deer recently. She took as her theme "What the United Nations Pilgrimage means to a High School Stu- Last year Miss Hatton won a speaking contest, which sent her on a trip to the United Nations, sponsored by the IOOF and the Rebekah's. The winners travelled .by bus across this country and through the U.S. and those snowing the most congeniality and making the greatest' con- tribution to the others in their grbup taking the trip, were losen "Pilgrims of the Year" r their province. Mr. and Mrs. Hatton ac- companied their daughter to banquet along with a friend roade on the.cross couitry trip last year Miss Irene offiton of Blackie. Miss Hatton is a Grade H student at F. P. Walshe High school here. She has received plaque naming her provincial ilgrim of the year. and people of all walks of life are welcome to join. Co-ops are 100 per cent Canadian owned. Postpone Meeting TABER (HNS) The April board meeting of Taber School Division No. 6, has been post- poned one week from the third Monday to April 27. The regular meeting of board and principals 'of the division, normally held following the board meeting, has been de- ferred to April JS at p.m. DANCE PLANNED TURIN (HNS) The Turin win sponsor a dance in the Turin School audi- torium Friday .night commenc- ing at nine o'clock. The local 4-K Club will look alter refresh- ments. petroleum refining, lumber milling, plywood and feed man- ufacturing, holds an interest in Western Co operatives Fertil- iars Ltd. Calgary and is a ma- NANTON MRS. MARY MMOM.............. P.O. I MOUNTAIN VIEW MRS. MAXINI HANSON ContOtf mCM ptOpft fOf ytVT PiiflKI fWWl ClmifM Arfvtrthing Jt4 M. Clark Speaks .7 At Banquet Here April 17 COALDALE (HNS) Edoca Uon Minister Robert Clark wi address the inaugural basque of the Lethbridge County Reg ional Recreation Unit. It will be held'at 7 p.m. FT day, April 17, in trie Ericksen Family Restaurant at Let! bridge. In February, Lelbbridge County 26 and Coaldale, Picture Butte, Barons and Nobleford signed an agreement to co-op- erate and pool resources in public recreation program. Banquet tickets are aval able. Hockey Banquet Scheduled BELLEVUE (CNP Bureau) The Bellevue-Hillcrest Minor Hockey1 Association is com- ileting plans for the second an- nual minor hockey banquet to be held in the M. D. Mc- Eachern school at Bellevue Friday, April 24, at p.m. Road Access To Moyie Beach Considered CRANBBOOK Tbe beautifully situated com- munity of Moyie 20 miles from Cranbrook near the south end of Lower Moyie Lake rriay get a real break through Regional District of East Kootenay board efforts. Moyie was the initial Indus-, trial community of East Koo- tenay around 1900 when its fa- mous St. Eugene sirver-lead- zinc mine was running full blast. When the bottom fell out o( the base metals and silver mar- ket its fortunes dwindled fast, Ihough it never became a ghost town. St. Eugene operations had a brief Cominco revivial during the Second Work) War, then ceased entirely. The upper lake has always been the popular resort area with a long sandy beach at its north end, but railway lines along the east shore of both upper and tower lakes have al- ways reduced resort potential with 'access limited to crossing fences arid tracks. At Moyie community rnuch of the tailings from the miring jperation have hindered shore- line development in some sec- tions, but chief handicap has been no road access to its beach and boat launching areas.... Movie's Happy Valley comminuty organization is .now. appealing for RDEK support for a railway crossog to give'easy vehicle access. Variety-Night BARONS (HNSj Success marked the recent Variety Night here. Sponsored by the Barons Boy Scout Group Com- mittee, participants froin Pic- ture Butte, Nobleford and Bar- ons entertained the crowd with proceeds to district. Tea, Bazaar COALDALE (HNS) 'The Coaldale'Arts and Crafts Club is sponsoring a lea and bazaar from 2 to 5 Saturday, April 25, in the former Coaldala Phar- macy-premises. Available at the bazaar table will be a wide selection o! crafts, needlework and ceram- ics made by the members. A quilled bedspread will awarded at the tea. Crowsiicst Pass Bureau NEWS CIRCULATION JOB PRINTING Rcsrdvnt ktp., Blalrmvri 542-2149. MARK ANHtyRSAlY Mr. pnd Som Rob- inson of Etzikom their 50th wtdding ami- verjory married ot by Rev. MofRhead on April 6, 1920. Mr, and Mn. Rob. inton two two 15 grandchildren and two grtat-grandchildran. Ehnw Photo A rum for every taste and every occasion. 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