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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 1, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta It THE LETHBRIOCE HERALD Auguit 1973 j-ctmily Rent hike for aged fpurse snatching' CALGARY The city Spends less money on old peo- ple than it does on stray Mayor Rod Sykes said here. He was commenting on his defeated 10-2 by city council to rescind in- creases for elderly people liv- ing in Metropolitan Calgary Foundation Lodges. The effective Oct. will raise the cost of single accommodation by about to S9 a month. City woman places well in rose show A Lethbridge Mrs. H. W. recently was awarded the Kalispell rose show sweepstakes during a showing in that city. Mrs. Muir received a total of 106 points for specimens and ar- rangements she had entered. In addition to the Lake's Sweep- stakes she was given the Sylvia McCracken Trophy for best the Presi- dent's Trophy for best the Schoknecht Trophy for the best yellow and the Picket Tro- phy for the best three roses in a bloom cycle. Mrs. Muir also entered in 30 classes in the recent Calgary show and won six first place seven second place and four third place awards. She was also given the Lin- coln Trophy for the best Mister Lincoln rose. The Calgary showing drew 501 rose entries. Elderly people living In ac- commodation for couples will pav an increase of Mayor Sykes' proposal to re- scind the increases was threat- ened with failing without de- bate until Aid. Ed Oman agreed to second it purposes of Aid. Barbara a mem- ber of the Metropolitan Foun- said the increase was necessary to offset increased costs caused by higher wages ar.d food prices. She said the rent charged by the foundation is much lower than that charged for similar I accomodation elsewhere. Mayor Sykes said the increas- jes were more than purse Wee Whimsy I Lynne Williams receives the original a her Wee Whimsy. Send yours to this p BINGO MOOSE HALL 1234 3rd AVENUE NORTH WEDNESDAY P.M. Jackpot in 51 Numbers 12 Games in 7 Numbers 4th 8th GamM Doubled In 7 Numbers S Cards 91.00 3 FREE GAMES FREE CARDS DOOR PRIZE NO CHILDREN UNDER 16 SPONSORED BY THE LOYAL ORDER OF MOOSE FASHIONS Summer Clearance SHORTY COATS and Camel Tweeds. Reg. to 14 .95 AND UP ALL SPRING COATS Full all weather velvets. 1495 a m TO Reg. to 35.00 and 59.75 24 AND UP GENUINE BUCKSKIN LEATHER COATS Reg. 95.00............. 59 .98 PANT SUITS All summer sleeves and sleeveless. to 45.00 19 .95 AND UP SUMMER DRESSES All all summer prints. ENTIRE STOCK NOW REDUCED TO AS LOW AS Price MODERN FASHIONS 618 3rd AVE. S. PHONE The ivay to go Most city kids don't have an irrigation ditch close enough to enjoy a refreshing dip in. Our country cousins are a lot luckier. Taking .advantage of the free swimming facilities are Ken and John at with their cousins standing at right with face swimming in and Diane almost hid- den from view as she dives for the bottom. The children are from from the Lethbridge Northern Irrigation north of Picture Butte. Feminists rally around three Marias OPEN THURSDAY and FRIDAY Till 9 P.M. By DIANA LOKROCHER Christian Science Monitor NEW N.Y. Hailing their action as the inter- national feminist demonstra- feminists from all over the world recently protesteo tie arrest of three women writers in Portugal. Their case how- as much a civil liberties as a women's and in the light of the United States Su- preme Court's recent anti-por- nography ruling it is attract- ing the special attention of ar- and lawyers as well as feminists. Maria Isabel Maria Velho da and Maria Teresa now known as ''the three all have es- tablished reputations as poets or novelists in Portugal. To- jgether they collaborated on the i novel in Portu- guese inspired by the 17th-century of a Por- tuguese Their novel con- sists of and let- ters written by three women living in three a a mental and marriage. Arlie national co-ordin- ator of the New Portuguese Letters Association and a member of the board of direc- tors of the National Organiza- tion of Women which helped organize the demonstra- gave book deals with themes that include loneliness and isolation of the ex- ploitation of their and the denial of their own fulfilment. It talks of their suf- fering caused by and sadistic abortion. It speaks of their political and economic of religion and the i or adultery and maS- jness and The book constitutes an un- precedented defiance of a country which the authors view as in the tradition. Portugal has a long history of dictatorship ard repression of civil liber- Floiver paintings reflect grandmother's love of garden By ROSEMARY SINGLETON Kitchener-Waterloo Record Ont. Magdalena Krueger and the late Grandma Moses have much in not least the fact that they both embarked on artistic careers late in life. At Magdalena has been painting for only 19 months and already her work is reflecting the attractive simplicity of the internationally famous Ameri- can master of primitive art. An avid Magdalena started painting to bring the vivid colors of her garden into her home. She draws her pat- terns freehand and transfers them onto painting directly from the tube. never had an art les- I just paint for says a white-haired great grandmother. like to see flowers blooming in the gar- the place for them. APPOINTMENT ROY CLELAND I. A. C. owner ef Subway withes to an- nounce the appointment of Roy Cleland as inlet repre- tentative of Subway located at 120C North Mayor Magrath adjacent to Sof-Spra Car Waih. Roy in- hit many and to call him in re- gards 4o any real estate I don't like to see them cut for indoor floral the only way she can bring her blossoming garden in- side to decorate my walls with flower she says. T thought I may as well paint them Painting is only a part of her artistic flair. Her two late hus- bands were both carpenters and much of their craft rubbed off on Magdalena. She has built her own ssveral pieces of lawn furniture and a wheelbarrow. Probably her finest piece of woodwork is a miniature grand- father operated elec- with musical chimes. is the reflection of a youthful she says. once saw a grandfather clock that chimed music on the hour. It's been my' dream to make Another hobby she pursues is crocheting. She has completed several intricate in- cluding a colorful wool afghan for her chesterfield and a white spread for her hand-made bed. Her primary inherited from country is her gar- den. During the she has little time for anything but her flowers. A cement retaining wall around the imbedded with sea shells gathered on a trip to is also her han- diwork. don't have time in the summer to paint my Magdalena says. too busy working among the MAGDALENA KRUlOEft such as freedom of speech j and freedom of the press. For its press law of purportedly an effort at liber- transferred responsi- bility for censors-hip from the censor to the writer and those publish thereby in- troducing an insidious form of censorship.'' There are those that fear a similar kind of self censorship in addition to actual will result in the United States from the1 Supreme Court's decision ana further inhibit artistic freedom of expression. When the book was released last two thirds of the printing sold out within a few days. The police seized the rest of the books and charged the authors with having committed outrage to public They were then freed on bail each. One American feminist at the New York Clau- dia suggested this ex- planation for the women are speaking openly ana frankly for the first time. They are saying that they have a sexuality and this always scandalizes She nothing that's overtly political in the book. It's very the kind of things wo- men speak of among them- selves. You get such a feeling for the loneliness of these wo- caught up in a culture where they are made to feel The following is an excerpt from a partial translation into English made from a copy of the book which was smuggled into they even men in their their their their false docility. Fragile they are in their various at to challenge bulls in public in their race and their body to body fights it is time to and form a block with our In New York an estimated 200 women marched in front of the Portuguese Consulate at Rockefeller Centre brandishing signs such as are bad for women and other living In Boston poets Adri- enne Rich and Anne Sexton pledged their and in a Paris a petition signed among Simone de Beau- was presented to the Por- tuguese embassy. The Portuguese consulates have tried to downplay line protest by largely ignoring the and according to Miss Scott. will not give us any in- formation she snid. take the attitrfde that it's none of our that we have the right to pro- test but they have the right to ignore Liu's secretary of the Portuguese embassy in Wash- pointed out that the case of the three Marias is not a political case but a civil one. women were not arrested but simply indicted by the public prosecu- tor for a minor violation of the penal code. There has been no government interfer- the grab bag MAUREEN JAMIESON JJUMOR has it that those old wooden thread spools will eventually become collec- tors' pieces. Spools are just one of a long list of everyday house- hold items now being made plastic or metal. The use of wood for utility items is rapidly on the way so this is as good a time as any to start hoarding those wood- en odds-and-ends around the house. Someday all those old medi- cine magazine spools and cabinets from treadle sewing machines will have real cash-money value. They are our future an- tiques. Cool it these sticky days by keeping your favorite cologne in the fridge. A quick spash will put the snap back into your garters when you feel like a wilted lettuce leaf. For some authorities and those in the know are loud in their praise of baking soda as a camper's aid. Few voices are raised in appreciation of this little low- cost item's value around the house. In a box cf baking I find a safe cleaner and deo- dorizer for practically every- thing especially the fridge. It is also useful as an emer- gency fire hand antacid and denti- frice. I keep it on hand for -wind and insect poison ivy and prickly beat. If overworked hiking boots or sneakers have become a bit I sprinkle a little dry baking soda inside to freshen them up while the offending feet are marched off for a soothing soda soak. And as an added bonus for the it's the kind of stuff that doesn't pol- lute anything. To use the in- it's bio-degradable. An obliging friend has sent me her favorite beauty tip- mayonnaise. My friend says she can't afford expensive professional treatments for her bleached hair I'm too so her hairdresser advised her to take home a pint of mayonnaise. The idea is to rub a hand- ful of stuff into the comb it through the hair and leave it on at least 30 min- wrapped in an old before every hoine shampoo. If it sounds a little fetched at remember there are all kinds of oil shampoos and egg shampoos on the market promising to add vigor and vat-have- you to your crowning glory. Any good mayonnaise is strong on both eggs and oil. I might add my friend's hair is lockinc trem- endous these days. If you want to live 'janger- use anywhere from three heaping tablespoonsful to half a according to the thickness and tex- ture of your hair. Go on give it a try. You've nothing to lose except a few spoonsful of mayon- On a sultry you can rekindle the family appetite with an attractive tray of cold cuts accom- panied by crisp rolls and a cooling summer Patio Salad cups pineapple drained 1 pkg. strawberry jelly powder 1 cup undiluted evaporat- ed milk 1 ripe banana Vi cup sliced fresh straw- beiTies cup miniature marsh- mallows cup chopped nuts tsp. lemon juice Drain add water to juice to make one cup. Bring liquid to add jelly powder and stir to dissolve. Ccol. Add 23 cup evaporated milk. Chill until consistency of un- beaten egg whites. Mash banana. Add straw- marshmal- lovvs and nuts to jelly mix- ture. Chill remaining cup eva- porated milk in refrigerator tray about eight to 10 min- utes. Beat until stiff min- add lemon juice. Beat until very stiff minute Fold into fruit mix- ture. Pour into six-cup mold. Chill until about two to three hours. 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