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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 27, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta DID YOU KNOW IT COSTS NO MORE TO DEAL THROUGH YOUR TRAVEL AGENT FOR ALL TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS? CONTACT ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE MALL PHONE 32B-3201 The LctWnridge Herald SECOND SUCTION Lcthbridgc, Alberta, Tluirsday, April 27, 1972 VAtiES 17 TO 30 NOW IN OUR NEW LOCATION CECIL OXENBURY DISPENSING OPTICIANS LTD. 101 PROFESSIONAL BLDG. 740 4lh AVE. S. LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA Summer Is coming. Bo ready with a pair of Prescription Sunglasses. MUSIC FtSTlVAL CONTINUES -With pen in hand, and oars in lune, and eyes skillfully watching ihe noles run up and down the lines of music before him, and his body feeling the pulies of the music thai come loward him, adjudicator Frederick Carter listers and judges the qualily slyle of ihc performer confronling him. Meanwhile, ihe performer, in this case contrallo Koren Clelland, stands nervously, walching the adjudi- cator, singing to her audience carefully formed words and vibraling vocal cords, and hoping for ihe best she can allain, anci for good cont- rnonls and criticisms llial may help her singing in the future. lions and performances similar 1o this will continue loday Through Sat- urday in fhe annual Kiwanis music festival. Faulds Photo construction By JIM MAYBIE Ilcrahl Staff Writer Purchasers of Canadian ma- nufactured mobile homes and recreation vclu'cles will re- ceive at least a standard war- rantee in the future of the Cana- dian Mobile Home and Travel Trailer Association (CMIITTA) has its way. The association, which repre- sents more than 90 per cent of Canadian manufactured mo- bile homes and recreation veh- icles, is aiming at establishing at least a minimum warrantee for purchasers of any mem- bers' products. At a recent association meet- ing in Winnipeg, Elmer Fer- guson, director of market ing for Prebuilt Industries of Lclh- hriclge, was elected a director of CMIITTA. He is one of Ifi directors of the organization. Eight direc- tors are in (he mobile home manufacturing business, four are in the recreation vehicles field and four are from asso- DON'T FORGET Mother's Day is May 14th! ORDER NOW! Don't Forget There's still lime to wire ffowers for overseas delivery! FRACHE'S FLOWER SHOP 322 6lh Sf, S. Phone 327-5747 ciated companies f component Mr. Ferguson said an oilier prime goal of the association upnraninfi the standards of construclion and safety of memher firms' products. The CMIITTA, in conjunclion with tho Canadian Standards Association has bean successful in establishing a building code for (he industry assuring L h c purchaser of members' units of a minimum standard of safely. While the minimum standard is considerably nbovc what many, if noL most, non-certified firms are turning out, the asso- ciation wants these standards raised even higher. To become a member of the CMHTTA, a rnanufaclur e r must certified by CSA as meeting or surpassing Ihe min- imum code. The standards, developed over the past five years, cover vehicular, structural, plumhinn, Unemployment population 'twice size of Letlibriclge' By RUDY IIAUGENEDER IIcraM Staff Wrilcr EDMONTON Prairie un- employment figures show dial aboul people are out of work or "approximately twice the population of says Joe Moi-ris, executive vice-president of the Canadian Labor Congress. Addressing about 400 dele- gates at the Alberta Federation of Labor conference, Mr. Mor- ris castigated Hie Trudcau gov- ernment for what he called "The continuing unemployment situation, which is a disgrace to our country." "Any discussion about em- ployment bogs down in a maze of statistics and there is no measure that can be applied to the suffering and degradation of workers .ind their families as week after >veck goes by with one useless effort after an- other to find he said. Official figures used arc adequate and inaccurate." in- ART DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC DENTAL MECHANIC Bldg. Ill 5lh St. S. Phone 326-4095 "At least another quarter- million people sntfcr (rom the prevailing unemployment sit- uation, but the government doesn't talk about these figures. Tliese include thousands in- volved in short Manpower training programs, people working under local initiatives programs but with no regular johs. Others include old people with small pensions, sturienls who stay in scliool longer than they intended ami Indians and Metis people, all or whom are nol lislcd on the slatislics sheets. Mr. Morris wants the govern- ment to call an election "to make people mnkc up their mindb." Tlio government must impose a full employment budget and fiscal policy to "spur the eco- nomy, not slow It down." These include; low cost h ing. more health facilities ami adequate pensions. Celebrate Your Special Occasions ol Ericksen's! This FRIDAY and SATURDAY EVENING "SUNSET 4" B To 12 p.m. No Cover Charge OI.D TwAomoN nr VVTFTTBM HOSPITALITY ledaulant PHONE 32S-7756 FOH RESERVATIONS! Man injured One injury ami dani resulted when a car driven In John Clack, 906 19th SI. N. col" liclcd with a motorcycle driven liy Brian Picszilinla, 17, of 7-5C JHth St. N. shorlly after I p.m Wednesday. Police report, ilie intcrscclioi collision occurred at fllh Avc am: 13th SI. N. Picszihala remains in St. Mi- chael's General Hospital wilh a broken hip and a broken leg. ;as, oil, electrical components ind installation. Cost of cerliticalion and CSA inspections is home by the in- lividual companies. A certilicd mobile homo car- ies a blue CSA label by the loor and recreation vehicles lave rod labels. United pro- duced by CMHTTA members ilso carry CMHTTA red and )lus labels. Alberta was the first prov- nce to mandate regulations governing construction safety standards for mobile hnmes and recreation vehicles based on CSA standards. Starting this vcar, dealers ire not allowed to sell mobile 10tries or recreation vehicles which do not carry the CSA >luo or red seal. Some mobile homes and tra- vel trailers are coming into Lelhbridge that arc not certi- fied, Mr. Ferguson said, Deal- ers will eventually bo caught Historic could b IH HUDY HAUGKNKDEIl Hnrahl Staff Wrik-r Public apalliy and a possible hortafic of funds may kill n troposal lo re-enact episodes of ;ou1horn Albcrla history, About 20 people, mostly uni- students, attended a mbiic meeting Wednesday In analyze community interest, reaction and involvement in .lie Sight, Sound, llic Fury. Frank Smith, llic Travel and Convention Association of Southern Alberta manager announced Opportunities [or lias tor two years been nurtur- ing the concept of portray ing historic events under huge .searchlights military tattoo style says there, is little doc- umented support for the pag- eant from city hall and commu- nity service clubs. Compounding the problem ol public apathy is the problem of financial backing for the event. Youth grant. The will cover the cost, of labor to; preparing the pag- eatit site and the cost of ac- uirs. The cost of the pro- ject is estimated at in- cluding the cost of promotion material lor next year's sum- At present the fate of [In1 j mer-lime episodes. Sight, Sound nnd Fury hinL-e !as expects ind those uncertified unil aken off the local market. E.G. is the only other prov ,nce that has legislated agains units not approved by CSA rigid is plannec .here. Three other provinces hav gislation pending, he said. OF 35 U.S, manufacturers which have applied for CSA i approval, only five have been' certified and 30 have not fully conformed to the standards. Some U.S. firms have hiul lo go to double production to meet, Canadian standards and the other for the less-strin- gent American consumers. Before Uio CSA Z2-10 scries standards came into being in Canada, there were no regula- tions to give consumers protec- tion or guarantees as Lo safely and strength. Prcbuilt Industries in Lcth- bridge was the first firm to re- ceive certification under the new code. John Boras, lone candidate for the Lclhbridge Liberals' federal nomination, said today he "would not. be surprised" if Vrime Minister Pierre Trudeau calls a June election while in Edmonton this weekend. Mr. Boras said it is also pos- sible that Mr. Trudeau may come to Lelhbridfje after an election is called. "He has been here twice he said. Mr. Boras, a -18 year old lawyer and former district farmer, will be going lo Ed- monton this evening with six to 10 other Liberals, including Letlibridge Liberal president Sven Krichscn. In Edmonton, Alberta Liberal parly director Blair Williams said "it would be great" if the prime minister breaks prcce- by calling an election in (he West. "There's no precedent fer him calling an eleclJon in the West, but there's nothing stop- ping him he said. Just back from Ottawa, Mr. Willinms declined lo speculate on whether a federal election will he called for June or Octo- ber or next year. "The ball is entirely in the Prime AlJiiisler's ho said. legally, the last day on which a June election could be called is May 1. Prime Minister Trudeau ar- rived in Edmonton loday and will return (o Ottawa Saturday Tlic Calgary tourist associa- tion indicated it will lake over the program for that cily if it falls here. Although evident support for the pageant is kicking in south- ern Algeria, nllier.i have ex- pressed keen interest in ils suc- cess here, Mi. Smiih told the Tlic Canadian Government. Travel Jjiireau has contacted ML-. Smilh v, anting details of tl'o proposal in order lo pro- inote it in its international tour isl campaign. Iti addition, at least advertising agencies have expressed interest in lite pageant's television rights. Steve Kolch, a city business- man and alderman said, "Vve can't afford lo let, this project go down llic drain." If. Ibe CrY grant falls through, other financial hackers v.ill have to be found, lie said, warning of Calgary's jnlcrest in (lie project. Local backers should ho found to "lake a gamble and keep the momentum he tnid. Tlie proposal is vital In this aica's rapid tourist growth. Terry Bland, reiterating Uio importance of the proposal, suggested volunteer help be sought in preparing llic silo Lange of Claresholm will speak carrying out tho acting, on women's rights. However, he warned that Mrs. Langc was n member ol i Lcthbridge may have frown to the Iloyal Commission on the oinL whprc it is loo largc meeting tonight ai Kelson in the riding of Allan Snlalycky (Lib. Hocky I-'riday afternoon he meet high school students in EcHionton and Friday evening a public meeting ex peeled to draw In -1.000 >eople at the Edm onto n Sporlcx Building, Saturday morning Ihe Prime Minister will speak lo the an- nual meeting of the Albcrla Liberal Party al Edmonton's [lo'.cl M.icdonahl. Una Evans, an Edmonton al- derman ant] Li bora1 candidate Kdmoiilon East, said the ;mrly has already nominated candidates in II provincial rid- ings and is prepared lo contest all 10 Alberta seats in the House of Commons as soon as an election is called. Mrs. Kvans, chairman of the committee organizing the weekend conference, snirl Lola aflernoon. He will speak at a public meet Alderman Chick Cliiehcstcr is in Ottawa today and Friday for a Canadian Federation of Mayors and Muni cipaH.tics board of directors meeting, While in Ottawa, Aid. Chi- chesler will present n hripf on behalf of the cily to some fed- eral cabinet ministers con- cerning tho 1975 Canadian Win- ter Games. The games be licit! in one of four cities in Alberta that year. Because the host city must be less than populalion, Lethbridgc stands a good chance of being award- ed the games. Community services director Bob Bartlctt said Ixjthbridge lias the best facilities, except for skiing, of any of Hie eligible apprehended 'ART STUDIO ARTISTS' SUPPLIES GALLCDV S AVE B RCMP near ConlU bor- der crossing cvirlcntly appro liPiuloc! an flrmr.d man driving a vehicle cnnlaiiiiiip; ,111 undis- closed amount of illegal drugs 3l aboul 15, lortny. The vctiicle had just (lio Ijordor and alteniptcd tn beat a hasty rclroat hack across the border con- fi'onlorl by police, No names or nlhcr details arc available at press time. PS. Aid. Chicheslcr will he outlining those facilities lor ong others Gerard Pcllelicr, sec.'elary of .state. Mr. Bartlett said the subject of a new arena here will also discussed. The federal gov- ernment "puts up a substantial grant" for construction of fa- cilities which would be used for the Winter Games, he said. Al tho CFMM Imanl of dircc- tors meeting, Aid. Chickcslcr will Ix? presenting :i case for the small cities in the organiza- tion. The directors are consid- ering restructuring the organi- zation's bylaws to eliminate the vote of llic smaller cities. The CFMM is a nation wide body which presents the cities on all matters to the feel- er a I and provincial govern- ments. Stilus of Women. Others to speak at the annual meeting, will be: Veteran Af- fairs Minister Art Laing on northern development, Aijrieul- urc .Minister Hud Olson on arm affairs. Minister of Slate Tat Mahoney on finance, llu [Tarries (Lib. Edmonton- Slrathconal on Urban affairs and Mr. Sulalycky on the en- vironment. Hecausc of the Prime Minis- ter's visit, a large delegation is expected to attend from south- ern Alberta said Mrs. Evans. Provincial Liberal L e ader Hob Tlusscll will meet with his "shadow cabinet" ac. Hie con- ference to discuss how to gel Liberals elected lo the Albcrla legislature al the next provin- cial election. However, the major business will be aimed iit preparing the Liberal organization for an ex- pected federal election. B. C. Tanner, an Edmonton alder man and accountant has announced he will not seek a second term as president of the Alberta Liberal Party. A new slaie of officers Is to he elected during the weekend. Final Symphony Monday final Lcthbridge Sym-1 Edith, Sara, Byran and Laurn- --------1 I JM ihroc instrumen- tal numbers. Folk Song Chorus, directed The phony Association concert will be held Monday it) the Yates Memorial Cenlre nt p.m. The Symphony Chorus will he featured for the theme Songs of the I'eople. Featured artists include the Foster Trio with Perry Foster (in cello, Mart-rivet Foster on clarinet and Kddin Gnniult on piano. The Frances Family, Ron, and sophisticated for a mass volunteer community effort to produce the show on a mar- ginal budget. The future of the pageant was placed in the hands of the Albcrla Historic Productions society, whose interim execu- tive was asked Lo stay on for Hie time being by those attend- ing the public meeting. CLIFF BLACK, Cerlified Denial Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAB Lower level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. PHONE 327-2022 by Lily l.aiicr, was specially formed for this concert. Solo- isls in the chorus are Michael ami Colleen Kaufmanu, Arthur Hunt, Walter Goerzen and Mary Thomson. Hush tickets arc available ;il Le.silers Miisic Ltd., or at the door prior to tlic concert. 3-Day Special? IMPERIAL .22 LONG RIFLE SHELLS Mnnu. Sugg, liil Price 1.28 SPECIAL, PER BOX Coll Sporting Goods 327-5767 DOWNTOWN Open Weekdays 9 to Do you havo merchandise to consign? WE HAVE A Free Piclc-Up Service AUCTION BARN 2508 2nd Avo. N. Phone 327-1222 "IT'S PURE MAGIC" Arc you allergic lo your coimelKi? Pure Magic from Foe I or ii Hypo-Allcrgcnic Dermnlologitl (cslcd Fragrance Free-] nd SUPER CLEAR Mcdi cared I make-up. "Smooths nnd moislurizes" [Avcilculc- ir. 5 diffcrem shndcs) SUPER COVER Wedicaiod cnVe moke -up. Covcrj blemislics lik (A SUPER BLODDER Mcdicalnd pressed powde "Soaks up shine like magic" aqic! lnhlc in 5 different shades) 2.50 2.50 2.50 {Available in 3 ihadcs) "WE ARE OPEN MONDAYS" McCREADY-BAINES__________ PHARMACY LTD. CHARGKX 614 3rd Avc. S. Plions 327-3555 AUCTION BARN 2508 2nd Ave. N. COAIDAU TRADING POST CLOSE-OUT SALE Sat., April a.m. idgci, bo-ds and spr blocks, ip'oy cases, rongei, fi fop bpr, folding chn ntv.v chests d'Ov- 90 fl. full ricr, new beds jideboardv Wi galore, drilc, laddie blankds, radios. clocks, 10 new suikcscs, cash rcgiilcr, milking mochinci, trcndle serving mo chin us, clcclric sewing mo- chines, mangles, fire ex fin gun hers, strp s loo Is, tables, W nnlennas, bicycles, vncuum clcanors, s'ovr pipe and furnace finings, sinks nnd loileli, compressors, palio Jnbles, crushes., ski frailer, Cofcman toolers, meal grinders, lanlerns, hooks, floor polishers, loosfcrs, sump pumps, bamboo curfoins, lamps, waf [fc irons, ft'rliliier spreader, yord liloi, Iricyclcs, garden loofi, hard hnK, sciwi, hockey and foolljall equipment, electric and rjos healers, shovels, plants, irons, edges, 1ircs. lypewrilcrs, pic- fures, bor-h-fiLM, 72, 750 BTU PLEASE NOTf: There arc far loo many ilcmi lo liil, ond we would suqgcit vou view the horns Frfdny evening or prior lo Ihe sale. Tho sale will conliriue rtirougrioul ihe day, and there will be refreshment] available. THIS IS AN EXCEPTFONAUY FINE AND RARE AUCTION SAIE AND WE ARE VERY PROUD TO HAVE THE OPPORTUN- ITY TO AUCTION THIS STOCK, SO WE EARNESTLY RECOM- MfcND YOUR PAlHUNAGt. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT SOUTHWEST AUCTION SERVICES Phone 327-1272 2508 2nd Avc. N. Auclioneer: REED HAWTKORNE BILL HOrE-LU, S4S Sr.lci FUprcieniafivs ;