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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 30, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta 22 Ltinomuwe i uwvaay, April ou, Five Men Make Five Mistakes. One man struck a match to see if the gasoline tank in his car was empty. It wasn't! One man patted a strange bulldog on the head to see if it was affectionate. It wasn't! One man speeded up to see if he could beat the train to the crossing. He couldn't! One man touched an electric wire to see if it was charged. It was! One man cut out his advertising to see if he could save money. He couldn't! Good Advertising Doesn't Cost It Pays! Call 328-4411 For Classified or Display Advertising! The Uthbttdge Herald "Serves the South" Pipeline building starts ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) Nearly six years ago, oil companies announced plans for an 800-mile pipeline from Alaska's oil-rich North Slope to the ice-free port of Valdez. On Monday, after winning battles over environmental protection, state and federal right-of-way permits and labor union contracts, the Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. announced the formal start of work on the project. The announcement came after an agreement with union leaders on a labor pact which includes a no-strike clause and covers work on all pipeline-re- lated 12 pumping stations and the Valdez tanker terminal. Actual pipeline work comes under a separate agreement Alyeska says a short span of pipeline will be laid soon in the rugged Keystone Canyon area, but most work will be held off until next summer. TO BUILD ROAD The first project will be a 360-mile state road from the Yukon River north to Prudhoe Bay, to transport men, materials and machinery to construction camps in the remote northlands Loaded at White House Transcripts of White House tapes and other information is placed into a station wagon at the Ex- ecutiver Mansion Tuesday to be carried to the House Judiciary Committee. This is information supplied by the White House to the panel for use in its impeachment probe. Story Page 1. Who won where Canadian Press chief in P.E.I, vote reviews technical growth Following is the Canadian Press list of members elected in Prince Edward Island, ma- jorities being approximate in many cases, with party gain shown unless seat unchanged of new of last Kings 1st x-Bruce Stewart (L) 120; x-Melvin McQuaid (PC) 79. Kings 2nd Dingwell (PC) 51; x-Leo Rossiter (PC) 118 Kings E. Ings (L) 186, x-Bennett Campbell (L) 37. Kings 4th Clements (L) 799; Charles Fraser (L) 246. Kings 5th MacDonad (L) 197; Waldron Lavers (L) 53. Prince 1st x-Robert Campbell (L) x-Russell Perry (L) Prince Mac- Arthur (L) 298; George Henderson (L) 119. Defeated former Conservative education minister George Dewar. Gain from PC. Prince Clark (L) 730; William Gallant (L) 440. Prince 4ih Jardine (L) 832; Catherine Callbeck (L) Prince B Campbell (L) x-T. Earle Hickey (L) Queens John- stone (L) 265; x-Jean Canfield (L) 353. Queens Mac- Phail (PC) 54; David Ford (L) 95. Gain from PC. Queens Miller (L) 178, x-Levi MacNally (L) 224. Defeated NDP leader Aquinas Ryan. Queens Compton (PC) 33; Vernan Maclntyre (PC) 57. Gam from Lib Queens Bennett (L) 858. George Proud (L) 631. Queens 6th Maloney (L) x-Addie MacDonald (L) Bridge results Ladies Wednesday Afternoon D.B.C. April 17 1. Evelyn Wyatt, Isobel Johnson; 2. Gladys Redfern, Ena Turner; 3. Helen Foss, Pauline McLean. Hamilton Wednesday Evening D.B.C. April 17 N.S. 1. B. C. Evans, Arlo Harris; 2 Ruth Chapman, Elmer Culler; 3. Robert Santa, Chas. Sudeikat. E.W. 1. Wilma Winter, Wayne Winter; 2. Bill Daniel, Bob Wobick; 3. David Miron, H. C. Ko. Novice Game April 17 1 Mr. and Mrs. Bill Kwiczak; 2. Birthe Perry, Bodil Johannsen; 3. Ted. Ward, Mabel Harris. Thursday Night D.B.C. April 18 N.S. 1. Audrey Topping, Isobel Johnson: 2. 0. B. Bentsen, B. C. Evans-; 3. J. C. Landeryou, M. J. Grant. E.W. 1. Arlo Harris, Bill Daniel; 2. Mike Grisak, Bill Dodd, 3. Marie Wylie, Gail Rusk. Friday Night D.B.C. April 19 1. Peg McCann, Pauline Premachuk, 2. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Layfield, 3. Ena Turner, Harriet Nilsson. Ladies Wednesday Afternoon D.B.C. April 24 N.S 1 Muriel Barrow, Ena Turner; 2. Irma Shaw, Willa Waters, 3. Gerda Balfour, Mary Green E.W. 1. Mary Rath, Crystal Schultz; 2. Jean Murphy, Hazel Runge; 3. Peg McCann, Nellie McNabb. Hamilton Wednesday Evening D.B.C. April 24 N.S. 1. Muriel Barrow, Louine Smith; 2. W. Zumstein, D E. Michaelis; 3. Dan Juri- sich, Wayne Winter. E.W. 1. Pauline Premachuk, Kirsten Bentsen; 2 Gerda Balfour, Neil van Seters; 3 Ed Miller, Bill Daniel. Novice Game April 24 1. Pat Monaghan, Linda Martin; 2. Rose Niedermier, Louise Kimber; 3. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Kwiczak. Thursday Night D.B.C. April 25 1. Ruth Chapman, Isobel Johnson; 2. Gloria Hummel, Bjorg Jurkovich; 3. Bob Marshall, Chas. Sudeikat. E.W. 1. Mrs. E. Telford, Mrs. Inga Hendrickson; 2. Muriel Barrow, Irma Shaw; 3. Ross Miron, J. E. Anderson. Friday Night D.B.C. April 26 N.S. 1. Dan Junsich, David Miron; 2. Mr and Mrs. M. T. Hodgson; 3. Isobel Johnson, M. J. Grant. E.W. 1. D. E. Michaelis, Bill Zumstein; 2. Wilma and Wayne Winter; 3 and 4 tied Pauline McLean, Muriel Barrow with Ena Turner and Irma Shaw. Unit Game April 28 1. Isobel Johnson, Willa Waters, 2. Ena Turner, Nick Patson; 3. Mr and Mrs. M. T. Hodgson. The two session Swiss team game has been reinstated for the originally set date May 12. Please register your teams We welcomed guests Mrs. Telford and Mrs. Hendrickson of Creston at the Club this week. LOOK OUT BELOW An estimated 120 million rubic feet of snow fell in an avalanche in the Italian Alps in 1885. TORONTO (CP) Gabriel Gilbert, retiring president of The Canadian Press, today re- viewed a year of technical and editorial advances by Canada's news co-operative and forecast continuing development year by year for the benefit of all Canadians. Mr. Gilbert, completing a two-year term as CP president and 12 years as member of the association for the old Quebec L'Evenement- Journal and then Le Soleil, spoke at the co-operative's annual meeting. He reported that CP in the last year has "jumped right into the field of electronic journalism" by use of video- display terminals (VDTs) for writing and editing for both CP and its affiliated company, Broadcast News Ltd. The first three VDT units, on which editors write and edit copy electronically on a small television-type screen, were installed at Halifax in September These were followed by installations at Vancouver and Toronto and by fall there will be 17 or 18 VDTs at Toronto, 16 at Montreal, three at Winnipeg and three at Edmonton. TIED TO COMPUTER The VDT's are tied to a computer storage-and- retrieval system installed earlier this year at CP's head office in Toronto. By year- end, seven computers will be in operation compared with two a year ago. Mr. Gilbert also spoke of multiplex operation, a technical system that creates more than a score of teletype circuits from one voice- quality line This has made possible extension to other parts of Canada of the complete CP news service, previously available only to the large papers in Central Canada. "These major technological changes could not be made without large expenditures of Mr. Gilbert said. "By the end of 1974, we shall have spent more than million on computers, VDTs and multiplex equipment." The president reported on a sharp increase in membership since the 1973 meeting, an addition of eight papers raising the total to 110, the highest point since 1919 "For me, as a French- speaking member, the most satisfying thing is that our Frenchlanguage membership increased by five (to 14) and now, for the first time in CP's 56 years, we serve every French-language daily in the country. In discussing the news report, Mr. Gilbert said that in addition to the expanded service made possible by multiplex, the increased number of circuits have enabled CP to provide nation- ally a specially-patterned package wire of news for small evening papers, similar to service now delivered to Ontario papers outside the1 large cities. The president reported that regular regional news study committee meetings are held across the country and that a special membership committee, set up after last year's annual meeting, had kept a continuing watch on CP's news job. In conclusion, Mr. Gilbert said "About CP's future, my own view is that our co-operative, with strong direction from its executive committee and board and a most progressive and competent management team, is moving firmly forward, technically and editorially, developing the national news service year by year for the benefit of all Canadians." CAREER BOOKKEEPER REQUIRED for aaltt and service office Bookkeeping and banking experience essential. Submit details in writing to: BOX 141, HERALD Alberta Housing Corporation Requires Vice-President of Mortgages Range The Alberta Housing Corporation re- quires a Vice-President to fill this new position Reporting directly to the Presi- dent, he will lead the corporation's direct lending program of million budgeted for the current fiscal year The Alberta Housing Corporation is a Crown corporation charged with carrying out programs of housing and urban development in the Province The corporation undertakes to provide housing to middle and low income groups, government staff, students, senior citizens and persons on social assistance In addition, the corporation has the authority to assemble and develop land and to lend mortgage funds directly to homeowners and builders The new Vice-President of Mortgages will manage the lending program through six branch offices located throughout the Province. In addi- tion to his managerial duties, he will be expected to provide policy recommendations effecting mortgage lending. The successful applicant will have 15 years experience in the mortgage field, having gained it with either a private lending institution or a parallel govern- ment agency. The chosen candidate will possess imagination, energy and the desire to be part of a vital and rapidly growing organization. An attitude of service to the general public and the ability to impart this attitude to his own working group is an essential qualifica- tion. The location of employment will be Edmonton. All applications will be treat- ed confidentially and will be received until May 10, 1974 Please address replies to The President Alberta Housing Corporation 11810 Kings way Avenue Edmonton, Alberta TSG 0X5 HOUSING CORPORATION ;