Internet Payments

Secure & Reliable

Your data is encrypted and secure with us.
Godaddyseal image
VeraSafe Security Seal

Lethbridge Herald Newspaper Archives

- Page 32

Join us for 7 days to view your results

Enter your details to get started

or Login

What will you discover?

  • 108,666,265 Obituaries
  • 86,129,063 Archives
  • Birth & Marriages
  • Arrests & legal notices
  • And so much more
Issue Date:
Pages Available: 40

Search All United States newspapers

Research your ancestors and family tree, historical events, famous people and so much more!

Browse U.S. Newspaper Archives

googlemap

Select the state you are looking for from the map or the list below

OCR Text

Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 1, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta THE IETHBRIDGE HERALD Auguil 1973 Liberals kicking themselves for holding western conference OTTAWA Leading Liberals in the cabinet and the party are still trying to figure out how they got euchred into holding a conference with the four west- ern premiers. Hindsight is al- ways so much more knowl- edgeable than foresight that they now realize there was no way the federal Liberal Prime Minister Trudeau could outshine the four rising young lights in the west who now lead the proincial governments. Carried live on national tele- vision the opening day was for tha federal government. That is the sum- mation of the boys who have been examining the results of the meetings and wondering why oh why they agreed to a format where the three New Democratic Party and one Progressive Con- servative party premiers shared the limelight with Mr. Trudeau and came away from the meetings with their stock enhanced. Minister Pearson used a federal provincial con- ference to build up Trudeau. He let his then justice minister step into the limelight and get na- tional television coverage so that it established him as a na- tional political personality. Now we have done just the same for these four particu- larly Premier one senior member of the cabinet said summing up his and Liberals' reactions. Any build-up for Lougheed the Grits. They see in the very capable young politician who now heads A Tory adminis- tration in Alberta a possible strong threat to the Liberal party in tire federal field in the future. Liberals in the past have always worked on the basis of destroying such threats before they really began to certainly the Liberal gov- ernment was reluctant .to give siioh possible threats a build-up. A recent trio to the west coast when the Liberals and NDP were having their conler- ences in Vancouver made it quite clear to this western-born correspondent and others who went that Ottawa not liked in British Columbia. The same thing applies to the other three provinces. i A strong antagonism has de- j veloped across the the 1 foothills and the to- wards the federal government. This was reflected in the results of the October general election. Some Liberals attribute it to a natural backlash that developed out of the constant clamour to help Quebec that has been hoard on capital hill during the past decade and a half. West- erners have become obviously fed up with the question does Quebec At first they enthusiastically joined in the national to do somethng to make Quebec happy within confederation. But after ten years they are tired of trying to make Quebec happy and they would like to get some attention for Che west. In a nutshell they are saying know what we and we'ne going to tell That was the message loud and clear they had for the prime minis- is the way Liberals back in Ottawa are now reading the results of the conference on economic objectives. 31-07-73 09.06ped The big question agitating Liberals in Is whether the move has come too late to rehabilitate Mr. Trudeau's sag- ging popularity in that part of the country. The pessimistic In the party see no hope of restor- ing Mr. Trudeau's prestige. Tlie optimistic believe it can be done if there is no election until the spring or fall of 1974. EATON'S HOMEFUBNISHINGS Use your Eaton Account Card for all your Eaton's Home Furnishings Sale shopping. Take advantage of these timely buys your home by charging them to your Eaton Account Card. Credit terms available. Check your Eaton Home Furnishings Flier your home. on items for delivered to Viking Chest Freezer with 616 Ib. capacity 219.95 Compact size. one basket and one divider Acrylic liner will not rust. Polyurefhone foam insulation saves space. Built-in fast freeze section for added convenience. wide. 17.6 cu. ft. capacity. 11.8 eu. ft. Viking Chest Freezer Major Sscand F.cqr Viking offers trouble-free sewing in forward or reverse 78 Portable 108 This Vik'ing portable offers trouble-free straight stitching and forward end' reverse zigzag sewing. Push-bulton drop feed. Hinged pressure foot control adjusts to fabric thickness. Dial stitch selector for creative sewing. Complete with accessory kit and manual. Vinyl covered carrying case. Console model 108.88 Sewing Lower Floor Square-tub wringer washer by Viking 16995 Square tub hole's up to 1 1 Ibs. Convenient up-front 'i motor operates quietly. Heavy duty pump for larqe wash loads. Mounted1 on easy-roll casters. White porcelain enamel finish. Major Second Floor 16.3 cu. ft. Frost Free Viking Refrigerator 379-95 Many outstanding features built right in. Ten-position ad- justable dual temperature butter conditioner and porcelain meotkeeper and crispers. 144 Ibs. of freezer storage. All the features you want. While. Left hand door or color extra. Major Second Floor RCA portable TV with big set features 39700 Check this big let features automatic fine prior-dot picture automatic color and tint control. Walnut with charcoal and bronze trim. Second Floor Rfi RCA color console TV in walnut finish 56995 Accumatlc color-tint control gives you superb color picture re- production on a black matrix picture Super 90 chassis combines solid state components with tubes. Attractively fin- in walnut veneers. Home Second Floor Get the job done with a Viking 209-95 Washer features five programmed push-button wash cycles. Large capacity tub Permanent press cycle included- Juilt-in infinite water level lelector twitch. Dryer features axial flow drying system. Four push-button cycles. Safety itart switch. Major Second Floor Viking economy compact standard range 169 .95 The economy compact model features a recessed with low back console. Four ring plug-out elements for added Easy clean oven with automatic oven Removable door. wide. White only. standard Major Second Floor Buy Line 328-8811. Shop Eaton's Thursday and Friday to 9. Use your Eaton Account Credit Terms Available. ;