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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - April 17, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta f 18 - THE IETHBRIDGE HERALD - Friday, April 17, 1970 PRECAUTIONARY STEP - Incidence of common measles is almost five times as great in Canada this year as in the corresponding period of 1969. Common or red measles, which might have harmful after-effects to children, can be controlled by a one-shot vaccine called Lirugen. Parents are urged, to consult their family physician. Traditionally, measles cases peak during the spring months. LEISTER'S MUSIC LTD. Campus Corner By jtDY Mcintosh Winston Churchill High School QRADUATTON will bring 179 students of Winston Churchill to the end of twelve long years of study. Today is the Graduation of 1970. A brief pause will take us" back on the fun, heartaches, happiness, and tears WCHS provided us with. For some this is only the be-gaimiBg of their school life but for others it is the end of books and homework assignments. Today's student is supposedly ready to face the rat race of a world we survive in. He will have to become part of that system he has been fighting so dil-gently against. As he matures, perhaps he will learn that nothing worthwhile cam be gained through the ridiculous opposition many young people support. TMs city iB one of the lucky ones. We don't have as many riotous students most cities possess. We are considered an unlikely place for a revolutionary haven filled with cause seekers. Perhaps this is an insult; rather, our teenagers are more ait-tuned to the actual way it is. Churchill provides every chance for the people in it to experience world situations. It is a student - oriented school that, besides teaching subject matter, presents life. Recently we held a Pollution Seminar and Exhibition. The students came to realize the danger of pollution and wanted to do something about it. Pubic attention was drawn to the condition of our waters, land, and the quality of the air. The response was absolutely astounding. People are concerned about what their environment will 'be like a few years from now. There was no generation gap there, only straight - forward communication. Churchill stu dents are responsive to any suggestions for ridding our generation and the generations to come of this killer, pollution. * * * Now that the seniors are leaving, the sophomores and freshmen are eager to take over and make Churchill even better. Their Student's Council, who appears one of the most capable ever, has been elected and rumor has it they are getting things rolling all ready. On Friday, April 24, there will be a big Wake-a-thcn to raise badly needed money for the Film Club. Sorry, no zombies will be allowed in; just honest-to-goodness alert kids. n (The views voiced . In the above column do not necessarily concur with either those of The Herald or Leister's, but are a reflectioi of the student opinion.) - r TOP TEN LEISTER'S MAIL ORDERSI Tick off the selections you want and send to us. You'll receive your records for only $1.00 each. Please Add 15c Postage on Orders $4 and under. [ ] 1. LET IT BE-The Beatles [ ] 2. INSTANT KARMA-John Ono Lennon [ 1 3. A-B'-C-Jackson Five I 1 4. SPIRIT IN THE SKY-Norman Greenbaum [ ] S. AMERICAN WOMEN-Guess Who [ ] 6. LOVE GROWS-The Edison Lighthouse [ ] 7. SOMETHINGS BURNING- Kenny Rogers and 1st Edition [ 1 8. COME AND GET IT-Badfinger [ ] 9. BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER- Simon and Garfunkel [ ] 10. HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN-Frijid Pink + COMING EVENTS +� APRIL 20th- OVERTURE CONCERT SERIES "NORMAN LUBOFF CHOIR" Yates Centre Tickets on sale at Leister's APRIL 21, 22, 23rd MERRY WIDOy/ Catholic Central High School Yates Centre MAY 5th-"WHITE HEATHER CONCERT" Capitol Theatre Tickets on sale at Leister's RCA LP. SPECIAL $2.99 Regular 6.29. $3.99 Regular 5.29 Choose from records such asi  Sound of Music  Charlie Pride 1 ?.'iver ,�  FeHciano  Steppen Wolf - : .... ^ Elvi,  Chet Atkins  Hair  Many more L LEISTER'S MUSIC LTD. PARAMOUNT THEATRE BLDG., LETHBRIDGE NAME.................................... ADDRESS ................................. BELLE VUE- The 4th annual Mother and Daughter Guide and Brownie banquet was held recently, with Scouter C. A. Weekes as speaker. The girls were entertained by magician Art Williams of Blairmore. CHAMPION- The Guides, Rangers and Brownies entertained fathers at a Father and Daughter banquet. Speaker was G. .fop-ling and the Calgary  Moonlighters entertained. LETHBRIDGE- An orienteering game was held at Indian Battle Park for Guides and Rangers from the city. Winners were Rhonda Ruston and Shirley Bokac of the 3rd Company. All entrants passed the compass section of the First class. 1st Brownie Pack followed trail to the home of Brown Owl, Mrs. Hall, for cocoa and cookies. This pack did their annual Good Turn for the city when they did a spring cleanup of Henderson Park and the Rose Garden area. LETHBRIDGE- City Guiders have ordered 24 Diamond Jubilee roses for the Rose Garden in celebration of the 60 years of Guiding in Canada. CHAMPION- The Rangers went on a short spring camp, completing the Carousel Challenge. Girl Guide News HOME DRY-CLEANER VANCOUVER (CP) - Vancouver dry-cleaner Louis Zacks has won an award from Popular Mechanics magazine for a home dry-cleaner the size of a refrigerator which he ^invented and exhibited at a New York trade fair. It cleans ctothes without tumbling them, in a solvent that is neither flammable nor toxic. Designers Restore Ponchos For 1970 Spring Fashions INDIAN PRINCESS - Lethbridge LCI student Rosie Jane Gladstone, i8, has been chosen Indian Princess for Southern Alberta defeating three other candidates. The crowning took place in the Calgary Indian Friendship Centre. Lethbridge Family Service Involved In Community An active year of community involvement in areas of family life, drugs, alcoholism and juvenile rehabilitation was presented to the Lethbridge Family Service board of directors at its annual meeting Thursday by executive director Tony Frank. Mr. Frank referred to the increase of self referral cases where persons came to the Family Service "of their own accord, and bad the initiative to present themselves to us." Self referral accounts for 34 per cent of the sources of referral for the counseling department. Counsellors are- Alastair Mont and Leroy A. Angle. A total of 856 individuals were involved in counselling for the year 1969. In the Homemaker Department Mrs. Hilda McClenaghan, supervisor, reported a total of 22,598 hours of service were given in 2,212 days by four full-time homemakers and 13 part-time homemakers. The department also maintains" two boarding homes where pre - school children are cared for outside their own home. The homemaker service provides family care when a mother is away from the home due to illness or confinement. Homemaker care is also available for the elderly and in SELECTED SPACE REGMA (CP) - Planters designed to fit a selected space in the home are generally preferable to isolated pots scattered around the room for a beautiful indoor garden, says Elizabteh Parkin, greenhouse supervisor for the Wascana Centre Authority. teaching homemaMng skills. Outgoing chairman. Bit Lin-gard' noted that in three years the Family Service has grown from a $17,000 operation to a nearly $90,000. The Letfobridge Family Service is financed through grants from the city of Lethbridge, Preventive Social Service and the Community Chest' and its own clients for services rendered. The board of directors for 1970 wil comprise of Mr. Lin- gard, Rev; Brian Jones, Stan McDonald, Miss Anne Kirby, Harold Skolrood, A. Krushei, Gordon Hosel'ton, amd two new members Robert Ktadlburgh and Harold Mentanko. Executive officers and committees wil be appointed at the new board's first meeting. The board is also expected to deal with the resignation of, Mr. Frank from his position as executive director of the Family Service. Mr. Frank has accepted a position in Kifimat, B.C. IT'S HERE NOW! BLACK & DECKER ELECTRIC LAWN MOWER The lightweight one you've been waiting for-only 31 lbs. 18" cutting width. NOW ONLY 79 TRADES ACCEPTED TERMS ARRANGED Accessories including grass catcher available SEE THEM TODAY AT MOTOR MOWER 817 3rd Ave. S. Phone 327-2669 NEW YORK (CP) - A high-fashion hit of a few seasons back was the circular poncho which emerged in a flurry of Mexican motifs but died out when the hippies adopted them as part of then-far-out costumes, This spring, however, the poncho is back again, along with the fringed shawl which designers have been flirting with for several seasons. The poncho has been endorsed, even if not � overwhelmingly shown in'.collections, by such trend-setters as Pierre Cardin with his hooded poncho to wear with a skirt or over a coat; Modelia of New York with a series of fringed ponchos, and Wragge with a pink silk poncho lined in coral and worn over pink silk pants for evening. In Canada, Etlin Leathers introduces a pastel blue fringed suede poncho and matching straight pants. It's an elegant casual look. And in New York, even the men are inerested in leather ponchos for country wear. Ster ling of Winnipeg is showing for spring a beige-and-white-check fringed poncho over a wrap-style dress., Luv of Montreal has combined the fashion interest in patchwork with a fringed poncho and matching pants in acetate knit. Ponchos are usually circular fUng-ons with a hole for the head. They are worn by Mexican men in the countryside for warmth and protection, instead of a jacket. In South America the descendants of the Incas in Peru wear a poncho version, especially in towns like the old Inca capital of Cuzco high in the Andes. Big Steel of Toronto has Peruvian poncho styles in hand-knitted alpaca, with Peruvian motifs including' a band of llamas. On the pampas of Argentina and Uruguay, the poncho is an essential part of the clothing of the gaucho, the South American cowboy.. In the feminine take-over the poncho has become elegant for evening or casual for street wear or country.. Fringed and colorful, it is excellent with the jump suits that are the latest fashion push for both day and evening. However, many designers still prefer the traditional cape instead of the more casual poncho. Pauline Trigere invariably includes several in all her collections. Norell added little cape tops to coats and dresses. In Montreal Rob-ichaud included a knee-length navy, cape lined in red. SPRING TEA DELICATESSEN AND BAKE SALE SATURDAY, APRIL 18th -- 2-5 p.m. Sr. Peter and St. Paul's Parish Hall 12th St. B. and 7th Ave. N. Sponsored by LA to ST. PETER AND ST. PAUL'S CHURCH Flower arrangement by Betty Deak of FRACHE'S FLOWER SHOP at 3:00 p.m. ., ADMISSION 50 � - DOOR PRIZE - EVERYONE WELCOME SPRING'S HERE! - It's a brand New Bag for the College, University and Young and "With It" Crowd! We tell it like it is gang and our selection of shoes this year is positively the greatest! But don't take our word for it . . . come in and see the new wrinkles we offer in patent crinkles and other winners! Priced from only, pair ............., 9*16 Our shoes must be seen to be appreciated . . . Not as illustrated, but much, much nicer, so new we haven't the proper illustrations! Colors: Red, Blue Bone, Beige And a big selection of White's Always more value and fashion for your money at: AVENUE SHOES McFARLAND BLDG., LETHBRIDGE Whether it's tales of last summer's prize catch-or plans for that big game trip in remote wilderness-it's more fun by long distance Just-for-fun talk..; fatherly talk.. . news of exciting successes, .. . last minute holiday plans. Man-talk by long distance Is the warm persona! way to keep in touch. Remember that box of special flies your brother found for you? And that pair of silk socks - the ones you thought were too expensive to buy - that . your Mom mailed for your birthday? With special long distance rates ajter 6 and all day Sunday- you can say 'hello' and thanks' - say it personally for pennies! Pick up your telephone tonight - try your voice - try some man-talkj "v. I AGTT ALBERTA GOVERNMENT TELEPHONES ;