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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 14, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta THE UTHBRIDCE HERALD Saturday, April 14. 1773 ivma Guide leaders wards receive a Sixty ypars of service to the prls of Alberta were marked fast evening at (he annual meet- ing of the Chinook Area Coun- cil. Girl Guides of Canada Mrs. Mary Beatty, provincial commissiorer. was present and extended her greetings to the many leaders and guides pres- ent She said that those people on the provincial council ''know how much work you all do, and we all appreciate it is a way of life." she continued, "and there's something quite intangible that a person in the organization gets back from it "The most wonderful part, is the fellowship and the friends you will, and do make, all over Canada Mrs Beatty presented the 10- year awards to leaders in the adult movement, and congratu- lated all for their services Those receiving tne long ser- vice awards were Lenore Bur- gess. Thelma Sevens and Mer- ran Leeds, honored for 13 years "ervice as a non-uniformed member. LUCKY DRAW WINNERS DURING GRAND OPENING OF DISCO SHOES Electric Con Opener MRS ISOBEUE ANDROKOVICH Box 641, Isthbridge Digital Clock Raido PEGGY GILMOUR 1813 18rh Ave N. Lethbndge Hettric frf fan E. MEILI H30- 19th St 5 Lethbridge Electric Knife I ROSE TYBERG '245- 10th Ave. N. Lethbridge Transistor Raido MERELYN HARTY Box 251 Milk River DISCO SHOES 505-509 4th Ave. S. Phone 327-3784 A highlight of the evening uas the surprise piesentation i to Dorothy Snwieki and the 4th Lethbridge Guides for their participation in the Le.hbridge <'iid District Khvams Music j Festival The gioup first entered the last jear, later corn- Ipeting in the Calgary finals, jand will do so again this year. i Special lecogmtion award jvvas made to Byron Rutt for I his jears of service to the I g.rls guides, and for his work j -with the annual winter survh al camp, which v.as recently com- Jpleted for the sixth year i Other pi emendations made at I the meeting were to newly ap- j pointed district commis-'oners, I for the Fairiield. Willow Creek 'end Crcvvsnest areas. Trairers certificates, certifi- cf registration for sevsr- rl new groups, pack ho'iday licenses, certificates of merit and of csmmendation were also given Among those present at the session were representatives of j the Alberta Girls' Parliament and the Tuxis Boys' Parlia-1 ment who brought greetings from their members It noted that the girls' were entering their second year of operation after being incor- cara.ed in the Societies Act, the boys' v ere now in their 54th year of service The latter is recognized as a record number cf continuous years of organization in Alber- ta and in Canada Service awards received The Chinook Area Council, Gu.dss cf Canada held an annual meeting and presantai.on of awards last evening, many members recognized for thair achieve- ments. Shown ere leaders who ware awarded letters of commendation and certificates of merit. Left to right, back row, are Merran Leeds, E'ien Kennedy, Yvonne Storfie, Liz Hail and Alica Scmerville. Front, left, Thelma Stevens, Tosh Takeda and Dorothy Sawicki. calendar of local kapt family by MAUREEN JAMIESON The Wh-rl A Ways will fen. Sunday trcm 2 to 4 p.m.. squaie ard roond m i in honor of the neiv pledges. Bncge Villa Reneation 13th St N at 8-30 j The Woman's Auxihaij to the 328 will ho'd a regular meeting Tifcsday at 8 p.m. Hostesses v.ill be Anno and Pearl Scum There will be a practice p.m. All square dancsrs wel-1 Lethbndge Municipal Hospital {for the men's installation Mon- come Women are asked to and Gait School cf Nursing will j day at 3 p.m. please bring a box lunch, and) hold a meaUng Wednesday at members are asked to please '2 p m. in note change of hall nurses' re: The regular meeting of the Women's Auxiliary of the Leth- bndge -Auxiliary Hospital will be held Jlanday at 2 p.m. in the hospital lounge Kappa Chapter. Beta Sigma finalized. Phi. v. ill hold a preferential tea at the home of Mrs. Susan Gif-' The Women of the Mocse 'N'o. Floor coverings, with empha- n the lourge cf the The Ladies' Auxiliary of the sis on rugs design, color and sidence Plans tor the j Aimy. Navy ard Air Force Vet- j wearability will be discussed May 11 hospital day tea v.ill be. ei-ars. Lethbridge Unit, will; Monday from 7-30 to 9.30 p m. at the Family Y course for the house holder. Everyone wel- TAKEN" 4BACK GRAXBY. Que (CP) woman shopping in a Granby department store was somewhat taken ?back when the sales girl; she thought was free told her: i "Sorry, I have not returned ft j j 6 from lunch, madam." i society hold a general meeting Monday c.t o p.m m the clubrooms. There will be a discussion of come the 25th anniversary spring tea. Members are reminded to The Minus One Club Will hold turn m bond tickets as soon as! a social evening Monday from possible j 8 to p.m. ti the Lotus Inn. Entertainment v. ill be dancing The Lethbndge Minor Hock- i to live music. For further ipfcr- ey Ladies' Auxiliary will hold mation please contact 327-1448 a bake sale Thursday, from 10, after 5 p.m. am to 9 p m in Centre Village 1 i Mall All minor hockey mothers j The regular meeting of the HOLIDAY BARBER SALON Located in the Holiday Village Mall (next 7-11 Store) ANDREW TOLIIN, Prep. I Gome out of your shell. Come to a might Watchers' class today. WEIGHT WATCHERS2 During April Weight Watchers is contributing St per pound lost by mrmbers in Alberta to the CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY. In Hte first weeV our lort pounds CLASS LISTINGS ST AUGUSTINE'S ANGLICAN CHURCH Tuesdays 1pm and 7.30 CAROSTON UNITED CHURCH TABER CIVIC CENTttt Wednesday 7.-30 p m. Thuredoyi 7 30 p.m. Cardston, Alberta Taber, Alberta For information call ZCmtn 0-6124 (Toll Free) The Memorial Society of 1 Southern Alberta recently elect- ed a slate of officers for the coming term Mrs Phyllis Knstiansen was named president, with Mrs. In- gerbcrg Tope vice president. Otner officers include Hulbert G. Peck as treasurer and Har- old W. Shaw. secretary- Directors are Mrs. Hazel Skeronski, Leonard Tope, Mrs. Edith Haszard. George Sch- i midt, Mrs. Marion Dormaar, Mrs. Rena Whitmore and Mrs. Ethyl Kehough. Guest speaker for the eve- j ning was Dr Ian Wright, who j spoke on the work of the kid-1 ney foundation. I The memorial society is a j rapidly growing organization 1 which e n c o u r ages people i to pre-arrange their own fur.er- j als Through such arrangements. these people may be assured their wishes are carried out, j and the stress is removed from loved ones left at the time of, I sorrow. are asked to contribute if pos- sible. The AB 100 Tops Club (Hi Hopes) meets from to p.m. each Monday at St Augus- tine's church hall New mem- bers welcome For further in- i formation phone 328-6347 or 328- i3981. The '48 Group will hold a happy Easter coffee oarty in SotthnyEster hall Wednesday' at 9-30 am There will be a bake sale and apron table. Lethbridge Multiple Sclerosis Society will be held Wednes- day at p.m. in the. Leth- bridge Auxiliary Hospital. There will be a film of the RCMP musical ride. A good at- tendance is requested. A ft St Michael's Hospital La- dies' Auxiliary will hold a regular meeting Monday at 8 p m. in the nurses' residence. Members are asked to attend. Sigma Chapter. Beta Sigma Phi. will mset Tuesday at 8 p.m. at the home of Mrs. Har- The Letfibridge Handicraft j vey Steffensen, 2018 20th St. N., Guild will meet Tuesday at 2 j for the installation of officers j p m. in the Bowman Art Cen- j for the coming year. tre. A gcod attendance is re-' quested. I The regular meeting of the 1914-18 War Veterans A so- The music and art depart- cialion will be held Tuesday at tint cf the Mathesis Club will 2 p.m. in the Royal Canadian ir-set Tuesday at 2-.30 pro at' Lerion Memorial Hall. There j the horns of Mrs. C. Cienden-. will be a bus service for those ning. 1803 7th Ave. S. j requiring a ride home. I TN casual conversation around the newsroom recently, I discovered several brothers and sisters under the skin One way or another, most of us had suffered the bitter humiliation of re- jection, and belong to that elite group cf human beings who have experienced life's Grand and Noble Order of the Best. Our esteemed district ed- itcr, for instance, smarts over an incident from his sal- ad days. After one short week in his boarding house, he was ignominicusly tossed out, ai'd Eul dcesr't know why. He es- sures me he didn't once, smoke his opium oipe in cf the landlord, entertain girls sftsr mir'nigbt, or set fire to the What's rnc.e. charged his socks regularly. And beneath the ouiet. un- assuming exterior cf one of our city writers, lurks the heart of a rejected man. He was banished from choir in Grade 6. when the powers- that-be felt his frsrtic imita- tion of Elvis Preslev doing Eoi'rd Dawg did nothing to enhance the choir's devout renwtion of Onward Christian Soldiers. At the age cf 13. another scribe was blacklisted at the swimming pool after a slight hassle with a lifeguard In the heat cf the moment, she for- got she was a lady and spat in his face Our most charming and de- lightful free lancer recsntlv joined cur group. She is still muttering threats and in- cantations against a down- town store, after being cer- emoniously shown the door. Apparently s u s p e c ted her c-f smuggling cut a pair of missing s'eerwng bags in her coat pocket. Mind you, knowing the size of the hand- bags she carries. I'm Sur- prised they didn't accuse her of shoplifting half the store. Still another of mv literary friends suffered at least tem- porary rejection, when his wife refused to speak to him for two weeks. He offered some visitors a plate of cookies with the joking little remark "would you like yours homemade or His wife was very sensitive about her baking. Then there is the guy who suffered severe physical as well as mental anguish while away on assignment. Under the impression his hotel win- dow was open, he sat down em the ledge somewhat heavily. The window was not open, and a very delicate portion of his anatcmy crashed through the glass. By the itme all the s'ivers were removed, the ho- tel had packed his bags and were hailing a taxi for him. Not to be outdone, I was myself drummed out of aec- cretarial college after only three weeks. My crimes in- cluded a complete inability to tell debit and credit from plus and minus. I also peeked at my fingers while learning to type. My career in secre- tarying never even got off the ground. But for sheer, unadulter- ated scc'jbiFhress I'll bet there are very few people in town who were ever thrown cut jf Government House in Ceylon. I was five at the time, and fi "erbowls were just one of litt'e mysteries. When o-e was placed before me, I dived in End gave my face and hands an enthusiastic I was banished from the dining room in dire disgrace. And, think of all the fa- thsrs in town who battle mightily with their sons' homework, oniv to end up with a humiliating D. Then what about the moth- er who breaks her neck keep- ing little NE'Jsea and Egg- bert clean, tidy and well fed, then gats ostracized because five minutes before the school bake sale she can't manage to whip up four ap- ple p-ies? In short, everyone who has ever felt at sometime or oth- er that in the Icng commer- cial of life, be or she is Brand X welcome to the club! I Wee Whimsy Tim (Cicster receives the onstiiftrtfor jait Wee Whimsy to p PHYLLIS KRISTIAXSEN president THE BETTER HALF By Barnes garding the donation of ail or The society also assists with, part cf the body for medical arrangements to be made re- i research AL'S APPLIANCE REPAIR U10 STESET SOUTH LETHBRIDGE. ALBERTA MAJOR AND SMAIL APPLIANCES REFRIGERATION Aoihorued Service Dcpo-