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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 26, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY, APRIL 26, 1946 WARM WEATHER ENCOURAGES EARLY SEEDING IN SOUTH 'With, the wannest weather of the spring beicg registered seeding of toe wheat crop is majrfng a record for early sowing. Hundreds of farmers throughout Soafe Alberta, except in tie and :he irrigated arear> ixlil be all through sowing by Saturday night days before May day. Tfeis I is believed to establish sn. all-CUne record for early seeding, taking South Alberta as a whole. May 10 is generally considered the end o? the best period for seeding. One Bow island farmer has been all through seeding for a sowed acres of wheat. A jLeth- bridge district farmer has finished seeding acres. These are merely samples of a condition which is general. la. the irrigated areas seeding has, been delayed to get a good germi- nation and kill of the first, crop of weeds, in the foothills much of the land has been too wet so far for seeding but work on the land there is now in fall swing. Lips Radiant as Glowing Embers Grass in the foothills has made the best start ia some Bangelands in southeastern Al- berta could do with a good rain, number of ranchers hare toid the Herald. STARTLING MEW COLORS e crerr coK s ocir _ oeiesi- lutes Kke b aooodbaess and ladeSibUirr SSTC the tips ilislrf MCCAFFREY'S DRUG STORES 331-5th St. S. Phone 2205 St. tt. Phone 3445 New Junior Crop Club Formed A new Junior Crop Club has been organized in the Iron Springs dis- trict, with 25 members enrolled. Leonard Haney. a prominent seed grower in the Lethbridge Northern arjea, has been appointed club leader, with Mike Boras. 21. as pres- ident: Martin Wieland, 19. vice- president, and Howard Haney, 16. secretary. The members chose as their pro- ject this year. Marquis wheat, and each be supplied with four bushels, of registered seed. A local adult committee will assist in super- vising this composed of the cjub leader, along with Jack Hunt of Iron Scrings, and A. R. Baldwin, principal "of the Iron Springs Con- solidated schooL With this seasoned leadership it is expected thas a strong club will be developed. THE HERALD'S CITY NEWS PAGE PAGE SEVEN ChaplamOfMD.l? Retiring May 1 JAYCEES TELL LOCAL LIONS VALUE TOURIST INFLUX William K. Morgan. iXs- of the tourist indus- try to and this I city was stressed ty a suite of four speakers from the Lethbndge Chamber of Commerce as Mr. Fabro pointed out the numer- ous attractions of the national parks in this province and bow they are suited for a year-roaaa tourist j trade. CtapiaiHp) for I? S they. addressed tr-e local Lions Club Many tourists could be expected November. 1939 sill retire from the tne OIF weekly to go through Alberta in their! Army Mayl7 jluncheon Thursday. journey to the Alaska highway, he, tears, MJD. No. 13 announced today. Also to the club was continued. ravelled pa'oro regarded Alberta's i t nss eyes large ranches as a strong us'jrist, _ explosion attraction sad he explained that- i early in his Zuj Ke lauded the tbis province is in a most favor-' r its outstand- table positioa to accommodate tour- the olma ana l who would fae travelling as', Demand For Poll Referred To Utilities Board Fight Cancer Mayor Appeals for Public Co-operation in A best ladies recruised Ircca f poll by nroprietorv organizations -sithin the city ringing door belJs beginning to sign tip anyone doirous of in the aaucn-iride against the deadiy menace of car. proceeded overseas In Mav early "ODS landed he mg wori in School tnct 51 to authorize borrowing WQOOGO for construction of a sn aid of the membersnip Mayer's irTthedtTVhas been re- Cancer So- i peaking oa behalf of the Jocad cerred by the Lethbridge public ieaacer committee. Mayor schoo' board and earned 'he sieaa- during month of April, j A. W- Sfeacileford solMsts tea suo- To the hoase-to-house can-, port of householders in ezsradSfc by }JT courteous welcome 10 tile Sffid who in some cases wiU to acce with the requirements of the school acL. Insure that new home ADEQUATELY Bowman Agency Insurance, Real Estate. Rentals awl attached to the 15 Canadian Reserve BE. In Aoril of 1918 he was attached to Jhe 29lh Ba. of the 2nd Canadian Division sind remain- ed with that wait until he returned to Canada in June of for de- mobilization. At the outbreak of World War TJ, Major Morgan- again joined the army and was apoomted District Chaplain for Military District No. 13 In the rank of Major which appointment lie has held to date. Major Morgan will be succeeded by Major S. Essex. from a McLaughl-r ly sboui tT.-COL. COOMBS KETIRtVG TJeut-Col. Stanley H. Coorabs. EJX. district suoply and transport officer of Military District No. 13, will retire from the array Ma- 1. military headquarters announced today. He served in the FIrss Great War and was overseas ia this war from 1939 to 1942. A resident of Hamilton. Ont, he was a federal civil servant in civilian life He will be succeeded by MaJ. W. M. Arnold. Potato Growers "We are interested in marketing vour POTATOES this fall. Come in and see us regarding a deal. Plunkett Savage Lethbridje Phone 2584 At the Theatres Complete shows: "San 5-OQ- "Secrets of Scotland" Last complete show at 7-37- "Rirerboat Speaking on "personal opinion." Mr- Hanks held, it forth as "the mas: valuable possession of any E2aa or set r-f mess." Javcse were President Cleve r-i-i. McLaughlln. and Waiter Lewis. f lo'tvstry t- standpoint. Mr. that tourists visit mA thas the export Canada runs .into hundreds Jt of dollars annually. Ihe export trade results through the selling of goods and services in Canada to travellers corjisg here fiona a foreign country. General expeciaDons of tourist trade officials arc during 1945 Canada will experience its greatest tourist year in history and that with numbers of Americans coming 10 country it would be imperative to maintain good rela- tions with them to give encourage- ment to growing tourist trade in coming years, concluded Mr. Mc- Laughlin. National parks in Alberta provide "a vacationers" paradise" that is not surpassed in the world, declared 1U- He ex- plained tha; the were ccarted about 50 years ago and have since been enlarged and improved. two-thirds of the national parks area in. Canada is found ia Al- berta. i their vacations. 1 Passing on discussion of she Letb- j bridge angle of the tounst industry to Mr. Mr. Pabro stated that to get to any of Alberta's i vacationing wonderlands. most 1 prospective tourists must go through Lethbridge. j Hub For Tourist Trade i Mr. Lewis held up Lethbridge as >a hub for the tourist trade, using a icao to point out. how iss geogra- phical location adapted it for fun- relliag tourists from, the United States and eastern Canada to na- tional parks in the province and to British Columbia. He felt certain that large nupa- bers of tourists would be coming through and would be asking many questions in rheir anxiety to learn, about Lethbridge and southern Alberta. Tourists should find information readily available, he felt, adding that the Jaycees proposed publish- j leg a bookie; which would supply many of the answers likely to be sought. Lethbridge's first job in the tour- ist trade, srated Mr. Hill, was to encourage tourists to stop off here I and then be certain that they leave I here "with a good taste in their mouth" so they will want to stop 1 off here again on the way hoaie and then publicize the hospitality and attractions of Lethbridge to their friends. Mr. Hill saw a great future for Lethbndge in the tourist trade if travellers would be going back home feeling: "I was treated well ia and urging their when you're going to i the national parks." DRIVER REMANDED i FOR SENTENCE TO MAY 9 tro! carapatea during the week dealing saja Uss nature aad be in. tne Crry Han where Mrs. A., control of cancer, and win ask lor organizer, and Mrs..a donaaon from ail who feel sfcat friends to "be sure you stop at. secretary, wai oe the work of the Canafflan Ckscer "______________________________' Society should grow m strength i and expand its rauge. der the influence of liquor" and I Is is urged that members becojae that he continued to stagger about active workers pledged to interest after beicg escorted to the police friends and associates join tHa station and require-! assistance of socerr take a share ia its police so reach his celL J work. Ic is die hope of ihe society E. M. Snowden of Lethbridge was to organize local aruts in ererr o. the Lem- OI- dnrjrsg a motor comsnuairy ia Canada, whose prt- bridge district was remanoed for a. an sentence unul May 9 after being speed and found guilty ia city police coun; costs He Thursday by Magistrate Arthur; _ K.C, on a charge of be- ing iatosocateci while a control of 4. a, motor vehicle. The accused pleaded not guilty. Police declared that Romaniuk was stopped while driving his car on the left hand side of I3th street north at ajau telling them thas he nad crossed to the lef s hand i side to avoid an oncoming street car. Police added they pointed oui to Romaaluk ttat street cars stop- ped operating ac a.m. ____ 'HAT BABE SMOTHERS MSDICIXE HAT. April 26. servicas win be held tomorrow for Deems Jtobmson. three-mocth-old son of L. Bdr. Mrs. James Robinson. The child was MeiE'oers will receive stibsetjtient- .j' ly a steady stream of information and literature bearing on the coa- trol of cancer. la addition speak- A ers will be sent :o each unit per'- Isodicaliy to creare pabiic interess A and provide the increase of Snewl- edge which is the best, antidote lor the fear so often by this disease. found smothered Wednesday by Mrs. Robinson, who dis- J j. When the accused was asked covered him with his head step ou; of his car. police continu- j ed, "-he would have fallen flat on i f his face if I had not caught him." X l The evidence of police was that J... cove He ap- is in was -very deflnitely un- For MILADY Paper Napkins, Kitchen Helps, Paper PlaSes, Wooden Spoons, etc. See and Shop at Commercial Office Outfitters Ltd. "The Stationery Store" st. s. Phone 3999 WHY TAKE A With poor headlights, we can equip your car with Sealed Beam lighting quickly and in- expensively. MCLAUGHLIN GARAGE and Auto Wreckers ELECTRIC MOTOR SERVICE We Increase quality and decreasa prices by using machines on motor repair. MfKlNZIt- ftfCTRic iro PAINT UP with. C.I.L. PAINTS, VARNISHES, ENAMELS Morris Barrett HARDWARE Valnes of bonding properties, household effects, have In- creased considerably. We recom- mend that yon review the amottnt of insurance are Be Wise-Insure With Supina M ercanti BOYS' TWEED PANTS Good-looking pants nicely made from strong cotton tweeds, patterned in neat checks in shades of blue, brown and green. Finished with belt loops and cuff bottoms. Sizes 6 to 18 years. Per 0.50 BOYS' COAT SWEATERS Smart-looking sweaters made in coat style with button fronts, two pockets and stand-up, collar. Colors: sand, brown, wine and blue, Sizes 22 to 26. Each coat style wim ounon "LANCO" WRIST WATCHES. least expensive of the best Swiss -watches. Smart, dependable timepieces, In round, square or oblong shapes. Nickel-plated or joJd-filled cases. 15- jewel movement. PLUS TAX PHONES: GROCERIES, 2766 Men's i Brushed Wool SWEATERS Bargain Specialists BUTCHER, 3456; WEAR, 2866; MEN'S WEAR, 3456 i' Sport model sweaters, styled i with zipper front, knitted r neckband, cuffs and waist- hands, two pockets. Colors: 6, Beige, Brown and Wine. Sizes i- 36 to 42. f of ing s5 of ftoup consisting of f >iij vul four match- Sfes. Kigular Talne LADIES' SMART LOAFERS Stylish loafer style pomps, made with tippers of quality brown calf, leather soles and military heels. Complete sizing Per A-so SMARTLY STYLED Print Dresses Lovely new house dresses styled in smart new models from very good quality prints, that feature beautiful nevr patterns in attractive color Sizes 14 to 20. PURE WOOL PULLOVER SWEATERS Fashionable pullovers in high neck, long sleeve model. Knit from pure botany yarns. Colors: red, blue, yellow, or green. Sizes 14 to 18. Each COTTON GLOVES FOR GARDENING Inexpensive gloves for gar- den or cbores. Grey or brown. Per pair.................. 25c Men's Work SHIRTS G.W.G. "Silver Standard" work shirts. Colors: Green and rosewood. Home- lex fabrics- IS to 17, inclnding j half sizes. Each FULL LENGTH CURTAINS FOR YOUR LIVING ROOM Beautiful curtains, made from cotton and rayon in natural shade, with red, Wne or wine trim. Full length. Per CHILDREN'S PRINT DRESSES Smartly modelled dresses, well made from quality prints that wUl beautifully. Wide array ef styles and shades. isJzes 1 to S. NEW Spring Hats shipment of the latest models in spring and summer ants, in both straws and felts. All shades. to GROCERY NEWS ____PHONES: 2766, 2966 PIE FILLINGS Lemon, Cocoanut, scotch and Pine- apple, 16-oz CUSTARD POWDEB, Saror, 16-or......... .HEAT SATTTE. Dalton's. bottle COFFEE, Blue Ribbon. tt. PICKLES, Sirs. Luke's, Large 98c 24-OT. SCOTTS E3TEXSIOX, 31c r8c 41c 29c 59c COLGATE TOOTH POWDER CLEANS TEETH FKESHOiS MOUIH TASTES FRESH FRUITS and VEGETABLES CELERY, Utah type. Per Ib.....................15C LETTUCE, solid for 30C SPINACH, fresh............................2 2SC RHUBARB, B.C...........................2 lbs- 14C ASPARAGUS, Washington, Per Ib.........2SC CARROTS, new bunches. Per Ib.............0C NAVELS Size 392. 3 dozen Size 283. 2 dozen Size 176. Per dozen 69c 69c 62c GRAPEFRUrr-Pink Size 112........................................ 4 for 25C Size 64............................................2 for 25C Size 46............................................2 for3Qc LEMONS- Size 360. Per dozen 39c ;