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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 24, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta 2 THI HKALD April 14, Counsellors Needed For Young Offenders CALGMIY (CP) A large Increase in professional coun- selling people and faculties {or handling young people will be needed if an Alberta govern- ment plan to alter the correc- tional institution system is to achieve its goal of returning juvenile offenders to the com- munity, a psychiatrist Thursday. Details of the plan were an- nounced Thursday by Bruca U Building Tagged 'Jailhouse' EDitfONTON (CP) A Na- tional Geographic Magazine photographer has voiced his doubts about the esthetic value at toe University at Alberta's buudiflg. biological sciences Rawson, a social worker wa- ponsible for tbe plan under a new correcaaat act passed ia the legislature test week. He said that about 100 juve- nile offenders will leave cor- rectional centres Aug. 1 for a month in the wilderness. In- stead of returning to an institu- tion, they will go home, to fos- ter homes, school or a youth development eentrc in Edmon- ton. Id future, most juvenile of- fenders would be channelled in- to a broadened probation pro- gram and social workers would work with tbe youth and his family on educational em- ployment opportunities. But Dr. Roy MacKenae, di- rector of the psychiatric out- patient department at Foothills Hospital, said in an interview that for giving gui dance and supervision lo Juve- nile delinquents are already in adequate and overcrowded In Dr. xi like, but you hare to have large professional staff and lot of supervinoB for social programs." Mr. Rawson aaid Th'jrsday hat tbe seed has been recog- iKd. The social development epartment, armed with an in- creased budget, was going as ar as Ontario to get qualified xrfessunols. But, he Mid, there may not a need for innumerable pro- essknal people because only a ew juvenile offenders are 'se- ously disturbed. Most In need of training and employ- ment, with perhaps some coun- selling. Frank Button of the Edmon- ton industrial relations office was showing Bill Garret around the campus recently and they had gone to the top of a build- ing to set up an evening photo- graph of the skyline. "I I might be able to get a better shot from the top of that old building over said Mr. Garrett. Informed that the "old" bald- ing was the new high rise biological sciences centre, he sniffed: "It looks like a county jail- bouse to me." lacKenrie said the plan is a step in the right direction but unless the province is pre- pared to invest large sums of money in penoonel and fatil ties it will fail. 'You can urn volunteers Calgary Workers Yote Thursday CALGARY (CP) About 300 City of Calgary outside workers will bold a govern- ment supervised strike vote April 30. The workers are Involved in a dispute with tbe city on a wage contract. The president of Local 37 of We Canadian Union of Public Employees, Ron Brown, said Thursday strike action is likely as the dry is making no effort to try to resolve the issue. The asked tor a 25-jjei 'yage iiiuenjt over 12 but kiwutcil the demand to' 14 per cent Tbe city has remained firm with a sa-per-centoffer over a one-year period. Toboggan Team Conquers Barrens Quebec Campus Vote Favors Rene Levesque Y E L L 0 W K NIFE, N.W.I1. (CP) A 10-man power tobog- gan expedition arrivod in tMs Northwest TerritoriM capital Thursday, ending a JO-day trip across Mt idles of trackless barrens. Tbe expedition, lei by RCMP Corporal Ed Zawyrucha, left Baker Late, ia the central Arc- tic, April 3. Last they wen reported overdue and The party had split irheB they ran short of fuel. Moling a three-man party ahead. The re- maining seven. located RCMP plane, 1 itioqulpped cunped search en the Theta Rmr, about half-way on their The seten Inter ewtjnt op with ths advance party after fuel was flan In. The party consisted at 5n Eikjmtt and five whUns. CENTENNIAL The trip was spumaed by Baker Lake eonUDomry tocom- memoraU ths N.W.T. Centen- nial this year. A fOMna .spokesman acid that one mem- ber of ths party called it 'a great but they'd aercr do it again." It was.tht first attempt cross the barnn lands by power toboggan. QUEBEC (CF> Quebec'! activist youth, whose radicalism led them the streets to tmonitrate French-Canadian now art carrying their tto the April Quebec general election. All indications youth tote is eerily behind the separatist artiQucbceois, whOe tbe "old-line" Unoa NMkaale and Liberal parties art oat in tbe HALE OPTICAL P.rcy RipUy Ktpnilng Optkfcn COMMNT LTD 307 4th SI. S. 327-7152 Judgment Reserved On Flag Issue VICTORIA (CP) -Georg Burnhaxn, champion of the Rej Ensign, had his day in cour Thursday in his battle to down Canada's Maple Leaf flag. He argued through his law- yer that the 1963 proclamation of the flag is not binding on Canadians. It was, be said, merely a "statement of that which her majesty might like to see her subjects Mr. Justice J. G. Rutfcm of British Columbia Supreme Court reserved judgment. Mr. Burnham sought an In- junction against use of tbe flag and a declaration that the flag proclamation is not legally binding on him. Through lawyer J. J. Gow, Mr. Burnhnm said the flag proclamation is not supported by nor federal statute. For- the federal justice de- partment, lawyer Gordon V. Andenon of Vancouver asked that Mr. Bumham's case be thfOWD OUl, Mr. Anderson said Mr. Burn- ham would bare to show be has suffered loos or injury by proc- lamation of the flag and hadn't done so. .Tha rating tf> in Quebec II. Of parties aataatfc e election, the Parti Qaebecou without dispute the most SCIENTIFIC FIRST Tbe first scientific census of modern times taken in New Frsocc TO 1666, KEN MARTIN OLD MANAGER'S SALE Martin il upMt at World AtW for feint iHnlnm tol SotvrvVy an Manager's Sab. So Alt is tfa MrM and Sob. SATURDAY .ONLY SCENIC DRIVE LOCATION TEEN BURGER FREE BURGER Ivy at rtgutar and FREE BOTH FOR ONIY Thlj offer good en Saturdiy only from a.m. lo 1 a.m. OPEN 11 A.M. TO 1 A.M. DAILY in favor of nationalist XT that fce Ca cam- bKkiDf the Parti QuBbenb for its "urgent1 polier akne, m able to ralrr ptudeots t an inte "As fooa M you you're a jiberal in ituaent circles you're treated M a sell-out. I ran aren't for adependenct rou aren't a Quebecer. It' pretty dMcourafiDg." Aad utila Rene Levesque, eader of the Parti Quebetois, IM drtwu all ag> groups to hit meetings across the prorace, Premitr JeaitJacques tartrand and Opposition Leader Robett Bourasst, leaden at the Umioo Natioojje and Uberal reapectivrly, have bad with young people. Mr. Bertrand's opening cam- meeting vac notable for be absence of young people, and at meetings since then youth a 11 en da nc e hat been nainhr by contingents of Parti iuebecois supporters who araedup to heckle. Before tbe election called, the Libenls had only tbne student clubs ia Quebec junior altboufh they bad othen on uuversUy cam- Since then they have 42 campus organizations, bir vfaeiher (Ms indicates strocj support among students is ques ttonable. One of the groups hat only 10 members recently. Both tbe Union National and tbe Liberal parties are able to pay student campaign workers but the Parti Quebetois, with limited funds, has had to relj on enthusiasm of its supporters However, the youth fothori- asm for the Parti Quebecob seems rallied around tin afist option. Ca was formed to rally all separatist students to the Parti of hair support for the party'i pol- icies beyond Quebec independ- ence. Premier Bertraad and Cndi- bste Leader Camll Suatot hira attacked the Party Quebecois for harboring Communists and revolutionaries, a charge that may conform to the makeup of much of the party's student sup- port For the Parti Quebecois, in spite of its separatist stance, is what many Quebec studenu; consider a bourgeois party. Mr. Levesque urges his feuow Que- becers not to fear tbe economic changes of independence be- cause, he argues, foreign invest- state1 in the "new sovereign will continue. For many of his in Quebec's colleges and iriveni- tiee, this does not represent in-, dependence at as for- eign ownership represents eco- nomic subjugation to radicals and left-of-centre groups in other parts of Canada. Drug Laws Provoke 'Doubt, Dismay' ALBERTA WANTS PARK A. 0. right, Alberto's minister without portfolio In charge of northern development, told the Commons northern development commit- tee In Ottawa Thursday that the government the Alberta portion of Wood Buffalo National Park turned over to the province because the umerviced park 11 not only a block to communication with adjacent areas but Irs status at a national park prevents the de- velopment of natural resources. The park li located in northern Alberta and extends Into the Northwest Territories. Hera he chati with Bud Orange, left, liberal MP for Northwest Territories, and Paul Yewchuk, Conservative1 MP for Athabatka and com- mittee chairman. Alberta Wants Park OTTAWA (CP) The AlberU government wants the Alberta portion of Wood Buffalo Na- tional Park turned over to the province, the Commons north- ern development committee was told Thursday. A. 0. Fimrite, Alberta's min- ister without portfolio ia charge of northern development, told the committee that the national stilus of the park, which is lo- cated in northern Alberta and extends into the Northwest Ter- ritories, "rules out the possibil- ity of any meaningful total re- source analysis or comprehen- sive development planning." Because the park is not serv- iced and has no roads, it also blocks communication with re- gion] adjacent to the park, he said. The park was set aside by the federal government in 1922 to preserve the only remainini herd of wood buffalo. It includes nearly si.uare miles of which are In Alberta. GET BETTER CARE Mr. Fimrife said the buffak could be looked after on a game reserve. He said there are abou buffalo outside the park and these are looked after by the Alberta government. If the park were turned over lo the province, buffalo in it would re- ceive better treatment. He said many of those in the park are diseased and they re- ceive little or no care from the federal government. Mr. Fimrite said tbe federal government's position was con- end cuotiadictory. Be aid on one band National Park were enforced pro- biting development and on the hand limited timber har- vesting, fishing, trapping and untmg were allowed. 'More provision has been >ade for the buffalo la the area than for the 900 Treaty In- ians who reside in the Alberta ortion of the park." DOG SHOW Lethbridge Pavilion April 25 and 26 Admlxlon 50c UTHBKIDGE AND DISTRICT KENNEL CLUt The provincial government as powerless to consider resources developmen program for the Indians as long is the national park exists. "If the present unjust situa- on is perpetuated, tbe resi ents of northeast AlberU wil continue to suffer deprivation o economic opportunity becsusi their isolation and lack of transportation connections." SR1EFS PRESENTED Reprtesentativea from the northern AlberU settlements of 'ort Chipewyan and Fort Me- lon-ay and from Fort Smith, V.W.T., presented briefs sup- porting the AlberU stand and asking that either the bounda- ries of me park be changed to include a much smaller area or else the park be serviced as are other national parks. Fort Chipewyan asked that he park status be changed so natural resources could be de- reloped and because the south- ern portion of the park provides he only land access to the northeast portion of Alberta. Tip Hluskak, president of the 'ort McMurray Chamber of Commerce, aaid mining and .ourism could be developed if park status is changed. He said there are large amounts of gypsum in the area and proba- bly other base metals. Mayor Paul Kaesar' of For! Smith said the park restricts ex- tension of developed areas of Canada into the North. "The problem of providing ac cess to the eastern Arctic through Wood Buffalo Park must be resolved so that For McMurray can take its rightiul logical place in servicing the Canadian North.'' Allen Sulatycky (L-RocJcy Mountain) said he is not in favor of changing the borders o national parks every time a pro vincial government wants to de velop natural resources ia the urea. Banff National Park had ost abort 40 per cent of its orig inal area because of this kind of pressure. Bud Orange (L-Northwest Territories) asked Mr. Fimrite what the AlberU government' Ana for road building are he park ai banded over to tbe province, Mr. Fimriie said the govern- ment had discussed building 230-mCe road from Fort McKay A1U., to Fort Smith at a cost But it would first need the economic base tha would be provided if tbe park was handed over. EDMONTON (CP) A spe- cial report by tbe police de- partment released Thursday says, existing drug laws "have provoked an unprecedented de- fiance of law and order in the community, clouding tbe scene with disobedience, doubt and dismay." The report, prepared by S. i Sgt J. J. Doyle in reply to an inquiry from Alderman Cec tirves, is to be presented to crfy council Monday night It says there were 37 arrests made or summons issued for ulatians of drug laws in 1987. In 1961, this jumped by 570 per cent to 248 arrests or summons and in 1969 there was a 56-per- cent increase to 387. "The early trend for 1970 learly indicates no abatement in the arrest rate and a healthy statistical report of arrests is now projected for this present ear. "White enforcement is not a complete and total answer to be drug problem, it surely re- luces the incidence of offences and contains the present prob- lem at tolerable levels." Police would be assisted in enforcing tbe laws, the report adds, through control by "prop- er and enlightened legislation" along with a corresponding edu- cational program by school au- thorities at all levels of learn- ing. The report says a preventive approach is essential If drag abuse is to be curbed and the individual must be the basis of the solution. Sgt. Doyle says he opposes the legalization of marijuana and will remain opposed until complete answers are available on whether marijuana is harm- ful in any way. WEATHER AND ROAD REPORT 51 ABOVE 12-00 ZERO SUNRISE SATURDAY SUNSET Compulsory Auto Tests Wanted By CAC EDMONTON (CP) The Al- berta branch of the Consumers Association of Canada passed a resolution Thursday asking tbe provincial government to start a compulsory automobile test- ing program. It was passed at the associa- tion's one-day convention at- tended by 53 delegates from across AlberU. Mrsi A. R. Brock of Lacombe was elected president of the as- sociation. Lethbridge Medicine Hat Pincher Creek Calgary..... Edmonton Jasper Banff Peace River Penticton-......61 46 si 31 60 35 49 36 56 30 69 SO 48 35' 45 31 43 34 .02 Prince George Kamloops Vancouver Prince Albert Saskatoon Regina Winnipeg Thunder Bay Dauphin White River Toronto Ottawa 63 48 33 60 44 53 42 .60 30 60 34 53 34 41 30 29 40 29 41 29 72 48 ;41 15 .67 Montreal Quebec'. Fredericton Charlottetown 55 38 56 42 56 35 46 33 John's, Nfld... 39 Chicago........ 61 48 as Angeles 74 52 Miami..........80 75 SYNOPSIS Cool unsettled weather will ersist in most Alberta regions hrbughout the weekend. Fre- quent showers of rain or snow and wffl diminish Sunday.- FORECASTS Lelhbridge skewers and cooler. SBOW at ttgber elevations. WlwU NW15. Law- high Lethbridge Medicine Hit Variable cloudiness and .cooler with a few afternoon showers. Winds W15. Low-high 30-50. Kootenay, with a few showers today. Cloudy Saturday with a few afternoon showers. Light winds, except gusty to 20 ia showers. Low tonight and high Saturday at Cranbrook, 35 and 4S; Casllegar, 35 and 55. B MOTOR HOTEL AND RESTAURANT i i fi B For the Prospective and Groom WATCH AND CUP THIS ADVERTISEMENT EACH fRIDAY FOR HINTS ON "JL Jo n inq tfw form? Ushers, beginning wirfi left foot, walk In twos, ttit- leading, about lix separating pafrj, Brtdeimaidf, tingly or In with a of six paces between; six then maid of honor walking alone. A flower girl or ring bearer takes position Immediately in front of bride; otherwiM tht bride, on ntr father's right arm, entcri eight paces after maid of honor. If are pages, thty follow the bride and bear her train, How form? bride takes her bouquet from maid of honor, turns to her husband, her bouquet m her rfght hand, and putt her hand through hit right arm. They walk down iht followed by the maid of honor, rhe I hen the ushers. In this the best.man has gone to the vestry for the groom's hat 01 well at his own. In many Parti of the country, 31 is quift customary for best man to escort the moid of and for each of the ushers to escort the bridesmaids down the aisle. In the (after case, are made for ths lexfort 1o bring groom'i hat to trie After bridal party walki down the aisle, an ushtr the mother to ths door. He retvrni and escorts groom's mother, Afier this, relatives end friends may leave, but until wedding should remain in their placet, 0 I i OFFERING YOU THE FINEST IN CATERING FACILITIES LARGE OR SMALL WE CATER TO THEM All PHONf FOR RIHKVATIONS AVINUE and MAYOK MAOftATH DMVt LABOR SAVER DRILL FILLER AND AUGERS AH the Wrowrna Drills Fill 21 Feet of Drill Without Moving Your Truck MECHANICAL ELECTRICAL HYDRAULIC DRILL FILLER DROP IN AND INQUIRE NOW GENERAL FARM SUPPLIES Cowtta OFFICIAL AS AT A.M. TODAY COURTESY OP AMA All highways in the Leth- bridge district are bare and wt. Highway 1 Canada Highway Calgary to Revel- stoke is bare and in good con- dition. Banff Radium and Banff Jasper highways an bare and ia good condition. Creston Salmo highway Is bare and in good condition. Snow tires or chains are re- quired when travelling in mountain area. This Includes all ski resort access roads. There is a 73 per cent load- ing restriction on the following highways: Highway 5 Ma- grath to Cardston, Highway M from Vulcan to the junction of Highway 1. Highway 61 from the junction of Highway 4 to Foremost. From one mile south of Foremost (o Macybeniej and Highway 62 from Magrath (o Del Bonlta. Effective 7 a.m. Friday a 75 r cent loading restriction will Imposed on Highway 3 from Fincutle to Medicine Hat. pe be PORTS Of ENTRY (Opening and Closing Cnotti, U hours; Carway a.m. to t p.m. MST; CHef Montaia doted. Del BoniU I a.m. to 6 p.m.; Rrxseville, B.C. a.m. to p.m.; Kingsgate, B.C., 24 hours; PorthlU-Rykerti 8 a.m. to midnight; Logan Pus, closed for winter. ;