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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 6, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta ThuriHuy, August 6, 1970 THE IETHBRIDG HERALD 3 Outstanding Floats Featured In Parade MILK RIVER (a sired show of square dancing thing about Bonanza Day in Milk River Monday turned out to be a success. Businessmen served several hundred free breakfasts from 7 to 11 a.m., eaten to the accom- paniment of western music and put on by Iho Square Dane Club. The parade, a colorful spec lacle, was eapably handled by parade marshall Ken Welsh and featured outstanding float.1 horseback riders, antiques, ant Adjustments Made In B.C. Hunting NATAL (HNS) The annual synopsis of hunting regulations has been released by the B.C. Fish and Wildlife Branch for the 1970 hunting season. Copies of the regulations will be avail- able at government offices and sports shops shortly. First day of the big game and upland game bird seasons has been delayed one week to Sept. 5. Foster Parents Hold Picnic PINCHER CREEK (Special) The Castle River camp- grounds was the scene of the Pincher Creek-Crowsnest Fos- ter Parents Associations annual Picnic recently. A pot-luck dinner was served after wliich games and races were enjoyed, with Alex Foi teous in charge. A short business meeting wa chaired by the retiring pres' dent Mrs. Ken McFarland. A new slate of officers wa elected for the ensuing year They are as follows: presidenl Kingsley Boake, Coleman; vice president, Peter Sawatsky Bellevue; and secretary, Milton Dypott, Frank The treasurer's report, given by Mrs. Wilfred Klovansky showed a good balance on hand. Plans were made for the nex meeting, in late October, to-bi held in Pincher Creek. The association thanked Uv Pincher Creek Co-op, Tin Home League of the Salvation Army in the 'Pass and Mr Kubik of Robinson Store in Blairmore for supporting the picnic. Sawlog Scale Dips In July CRANBROOK (Special) At a total of cubic feet in July, Nelson For'est District sawlog scale covering both Kootenays was substantially down compared to the previous July's cubic feet. Spruce regained top spot among species at 2.4 million cubic feet, slightly ahead of fir at two million. Lodgepole pine and cedar were close for third place at 1.4 and 1.2 million feet respectively. Steadily dropping compara- tively the past few months with the same' period in 1969, total scale for the seven months of 1970 now stands at cubic feet, just narrowly ahead of the total of cubic feet for the period in 1969. Earlier in the year 1970 had a heavy margin. Minor products lineally scaled led off with feet of poles and piles, down one- third compared to the previous July, while mine timber scale in July was nil. The East Kootenay has been divided into two units for pur poses of deer managemen based on the present status o the deer herds. The anterless season on mule deer has been reduced from 36 days to five days north ol Fort Stecle (Nov. 7-11) anc nine days south of Fort Steele (Nov. The anterless season 01 Whitetailed deer is one week earlier than in 1969 with five days north of Fort Steele (Nov 7-11) and nine days south of Fort Steele (Nov. The two-day anterless moose season has been eliminated for the 1970 season. The anterless elk season, ex- tending from Oct. 17 to Nov. 8 has been shortened by six days at the beginning and three days at the end. The Mountain goat season is opened for billies only (Sept. 5-Nov. Tlie adjustments have been based on the results of the 1969- 70 wildlife management pro- gram and reflect the changes in the wildlife resource, wildlife habitat and public use of the resource. COALDALE The Barons- Eureka Health Unit is sponsor- ing the following infant and ffe-school clinics: HAYS Tuesday, August 11, in the School, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and 1 to 3 p.m. PICTURE BurrE day, August 11, in the Library Building, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and 1 to 3 p.m. TABER August 11, in the Health Unit Office in .he Administration Building, 'rom 10 a.m. to 12 noon and to 4 p.m. NOBLEFORD August 12, in the School, from to p.m. VAUXUALL The Clinic i Vauxhall in the L. B. Thomso Ichool is cancelled August 12 lue to the Civic Holiday. Aug st 13, in the Health Unit Offic stairs in the Town Offic Suilding) from 10 a.m. to 1 noon and to 4 p.m. TABER Augus 3, in the Health Unit Office i h e Administration Building from 10 a.m. to 12 noon am :30 to 4 p.m. SHAUGHNESSY Friday iugust 14, in the School, from :30 to p.m. Fluoride tablets are availabl t all clinics free of charge on doctor's or dentist's prescrip on. many walking entries including the Erie Rivers High School Band. Displays and activities in the rink, ball games, a downtown Casino, and talent shows at the High School auditorium and United Church basement occu- pied the afternoon. At the i-ink, the drug display and films by M. Verburg and R. Thull proved a popular attraction The Kinsino proved a popular addilion for many people who chose to leave their money downtown. The talent show at the school, sponsored by a Lethbridge radio station, demonstrated the calibre of talent in the district Snoopy and Lucy were the stars of Your A Good Man, Charlie Brown, which was re- peated four times during the afternoon and evening in the United Church basement. In the evening the Square Dance Club again dem- onstrated until the feature dance in the High School audi- torium got under way. The crowning event of the day came with the enthronement of the new Bonanza Queen, Kathy ollin by last year's queen, Andrea McNab. Lorna Erickson, D i a n n e S t r i n g h a m, Renee Wright, Jeanne Snow, Linda Sharp and Janice Wright comprised the cast of You're A Great Man Charlie Brown. Following Is a list of prize and ;vent One Of Many Colorful Milk River Floats TS. Crowsnest Pass Bureau NEWS CIRCULATION JOB PRINTING Vornon Decoux, Resident Rep., Blairmoro Phone 562-2149 COUNTRY NEWS These Are Ttos'Ledtbrldge Herald Correspondents In Your Area MASRATH MRS. MILDRED MARKER P.O. Bex 97 MASINASIN MRS. FRANCIS MUELLER------P.O. Box 359, Milk River MONARCH MRS. JACOB DEKKER P.O. Box 6! NANTON MRS. MARY BCNSON P.O. Box 3H MOUNTAIN VIEW MRS. MAXINE HANSON Gen. Del. Contact these people for your District Ncwi or Classified Advertising 'ARADE Grand champions 1. Coutts CWLr 2. Border Counties Hospital; 3. Milk iver Tops Club Community clubs 1. Coufls CWL; BPOt; -3. Milk River Square Jance Club. Youth organizations 1. Milk River Baseball Mighty Mights; 2. Erie 'era High School; 3. Coutts Brownies. Church floats l. Milk River Lu- heran; 2. Milk Rlvre LDS; 3. Aller- ton CWL. Commercial 7. R. ostenberg, Milk River Farm Supply -Ltd 2 d Grain Growers; 3. Ellert's Food- master. Miscellaneous 1. Border Counties Hospital; 2. Milk River Women's Ball Club; 3. County of Warner No. S. Novelty and comic 1. Milk River "ops Club; 2. Couffs Tops Club; 3. Swartzenberger grandchildren. Decorated cars l. Gail's Beauty ialon; 2, Russ Qulnn family Antique cars 1 Afme "Croteau; Ken. Graham; 3. Tom Elder. HILDREN'S Decorated scooters T. Jo Ellen Aadge; 2. The Garber boys; 3, Dee ienrie. Decorated bicycles 1. Shannon :roteau; 2. Jeff Van de Bennett; 3. Rhonda Swarfzenberger. Novelty section T. J. Matkln's hildren; 2 Vava and Adrian Leon- rd; 3. Alfred Jones Children. children's costume 1. sziliarto hildren; 2, Maureen Snow; 3. Gouw hildren. HORSE SECTION Adult Glamour 1. Mrs. E. La- 3se, Leihbridge; 2. Belly O'Donnell, iflllk River; 3. Frank Smith, Leth- ridge. Adult Western 1. R. LaRose, Lethbridge; Mrs E. Halmrasf, Milk iver; Leon Orr, Coutts. Novelty Class T. Raymond Black- ler, Coutts; 2. Ralph Fredricks, Leth- rldge. Family Class 1. H. Winters, Milk River; 2. R. LaRose Jr., Stirling. Children Leslie Franks, Warner; 2. Dale Hummel, Milk River; Raymond LaRose, Stirling, Horse Drawn Outfit Carol AI- irecht; 2. J. Klmhle, Milk River. iTHER RESULTS Mighty Might baseball, Wrentham 11 Ailk River 9; Bantam, Milk River 9, outts 7; Final, Milk River Midgets 2. dilk River Juniors, 6; Horseshoe -itch winner, Les Undeman; Com- nercial display winner, MacLeod's omily Shopping Centre, Milk River. Contract Let COLEMAN Everall Con- struction of Edmonton has been awarded the paving contract for the town of Coleman with a successful bid of Paving will get under way around the middle of according to town secretary- treasurer Clarence Schile. Craribrook To Fort Sleele CP Rail Grade By NANCV MILES Special Correspondent CRANBROOK Ten of completely revised miles Can a- dia'n Pacific Rail grade on the Crowsnest line from Cranbrook to Fort Steele. climuiatuig Eager Isadore Canyon, Ram- part and Wardner section in use since 1897, has been finish- ed. Tlie million grade altera- tion was necessary with engi- neering for the Libby Dam es- tablishment of alti- tude maximum level for the 92 miles pondage on the Koote- nay River above the dam, 42 miles of which will be in Can- ada, and above tho level of the existing railway bridge across the Kootenay just downstream from Wardner. Tlie new grade diverts from existing line at North Star sec- tion near North 12th Street in Cranbrook, former diversion for the Cranbrook Kimberley line. Diversion is now slightly soulh of the Cranbrook-Kim- berley highway and the new grade continues from this point north down Joseph Creek to St. Eugene Mission, then down the St. Mary's River to its junc- tion with the Kootenay at Fort Steele. Russell Colombo is engineer for the special railway depart- ment on new construction, and contracts wei'e with Emil An- derson Construction Ltd., to continue on the steel and con- crete highway overpass and a second overpass across Joseph Creek in the airport road; and with Cran-Kam Constructors Cranbrook. Work has been done within a year with maximum of some 75 workers. Of required creosoled ti.es, have been deliver- ed and tlie rest are on then- way. Rail will be 100-pound steel; with use of the new stretch is tentatively planned for late September, followed Rodeo Days At Lundbreck COWDEY (HNS) The Cow- (This will be run off at the Foot- ey Lions Club will hold its hills Speedway close by the third annual Bangeland Hotel in Lundbreck. by abandonment of the old route to Wardner and Colvalli. Major incomplete item is the steel railway bridge over the Kootenay down stream from Fort Steele, which will be di- version point for the subsidiary Central Railway link Crowsnest and Main Kootenay between Line at Golden, route of the unitized coal trains from Spar- wood to Roberts Bank, and un- der jurisdiction of Field-Hevel- stoke CPK division. Existing KC diversion point is at Colvalli on the north side of the Kootenay river near Wardner, above maximum pondage flood level. A few miles of former KC line in the vicinity of Bull River junction with tlie Kootenay upstream are also being raised in an- ticipation of full pondage with work being done by CPK maintenance crews. The new Kootenay bridge tenders have been called. In- dians from St. Mary's Deserve, a crew of eight to ten men, are contracting the right of way fencing between North Star, the Mission and Fort Steele. Other recent Cranbrook rail- way yar'd improvements by tile maintenance department, have substantially increased with southern extension of three tracks to Jimsmith Lake rail- way crossing. The Cranbrook yard is now three miles long terminating just short of the new railway overpass. At pres- ent it is handling and marshal- ling some to cars a week. Contrary to rumor, Cran- bi'ook yard will continue marshalling centre, only a Wye-track and a certain amount of storage track at Fort Steele section. Cranbrook train crews are already serv- ing Hie KC assignments from Fort Steele as alternative to Colvalli. Pnlhitinn Staged NATAL (HNS) A (if omnent in which we live. The nine young people representing the Society for Pollution and Environment Control visit- ed Sparwood District recently to gather information regarding pollution in the area and to pictures included pollution and environment problems in Can- ada, the United Stales and elsewhere. The fact-finding group of vol- unteers are .students who have hold a public meeting to dis-j devoted their summer vacation cuss pollution matters. to this activity. They hope to poll' The group spent some time taking photographs of a num- ber of pollution sources which will be used as illustrations for audiences elsewhere. The public meeting held in the Union Hall in Natal was a disappointing undertaking as only about 20 residents were in attendance. Featured at the meeting were shown film and slide presentation of the results of uncontrolled effluent dis- charges and other uncontrolled activities related to the envir- establish sufficient interest here in the area in pollution and environment control to set- up a local SPEC action group. Prior to Iheir arrival in the District of Sparwood the group have been conducting studies and holding meetings through- out the Kootcnays. Centres where they were conducting studies and holding meetings in regards to pollution and envir- onment control included Revcl- sloke. Trail, Casllcgar, Nelson and Fernie Shell Plant Officials Thanked By Town Council PINCHER CREEK (Special) council recently sent a letter of thanks to officials of the Shell Waterloo. Plant for their help and co-operation in assisting when lightaing struck transformer, knocking out power. This recent incident adverse- ly affected the water plant. An out side inciueralor for the school division was ap- proved providing it conforms with the fire code of the prov- ince and if it is easily acces- sible for the removal of ashes. Councillor Robb reported the new sound system in the arena had been tested and was satis- factory. This was installed by Canadian Electronics. To date there are en- rants in the Summer Games. Disscussion took place on the resurfacing of the ground in front of the swimming pool. A lot was sold to Helen M. Watson, subject to the usual agreement of sale. of part of Lot 79, Plan 2524H to H. McGeean was approved. Parking lanes will be mark- ed on the parking lot between the curling rink and arena. It was also stressed that an exit only, with a right-hand turn, could be made from the lot on to Main St. Signs will be post- ed to this effect. In view of the regular coun- cil meeting falling on the first evening of the Summer Games, it was unanimous to hold tho meeting Aug. 17 at the usual time. The inspector's report was read. The first reading of bylaw 1138 to amend zoning bylaw 1105 was given. A letter from the historical society, asking for a fence around the properly so that they can progress with other aspects, was read. The Pincher Creek Co-op asked to have its parking lot swept and lanes marked. This will be done at th.e usual rates. The town will enter a float in the Kinsmen's parade to be held Aug. 22. It was agreed to give au- thority to T. Lyons to au- thorize work orders for the recreation department. QUALITY DENTURE CLINIC EDDY DIETRICH Certified Denial Mechanic Capitol Furniture Bldg. PHONE 328-7684 .k NO ONE WHO SAW IT WILL EVER ml BE THE SAME! Movie Sound Track 3 Record Set Available Now at RECORD Jodeo Days tills Saturday and Sunday. This two-day affair will open Saturday morning with a free pancake and sausage breakfast served in front of the Range- and Hotel in Limdbreck from to 12 noon. At the FCA approved is slated to begin at the Bob Lee Ranch, one mile east and two miles south of Lund- breck. As in other years there be top ranking entries guaranteed to thrill. Saddle and bareback events, buli-rid- ng, roping wild cow nilking and other events for owgirls, cowboys, even items or boys always are most popu- ir while fun items for Cowley n d Lundbreck businessmen re crowd pleasers. Joe Bardgett of Cremona, Al- erta is again the stock con- and contestants can be lire of plenty of action. Johnny lillcn will be the announcer gain this year. Generous rizcs are again offered and ith each championship goes a ell buckle as in other years, he entire rodeo is FCA ap- An innovation for this year's is the Southern Al- erla Regional Race Meet for U1RA championship points. Some 50 B.C. and Alberta cars will compete. Time trials are slated for p.m. with racing at p.m. AH cars are C Class. The big barbecue will begin at the Lundbreck Trading Company's lot in Lundbreck at with the gala dance in the Community Hall following at p.m. The Sunday morning breakfast at the Lee Ranch will be available at -a moderate charge. The rodeo events finals will get under way at A refreshments booth will cater to the public both days. Leg Mayor's Amputated NATAL (HNS) John Thorn- ;oii, mayor of the District of Sparwood, who was bothered 'or several months by an old Injury on one of his legs, re- cently had the leg amputated it the Foothills Hospital in Calgary. lie is reported lo be conva- escing satisfactorily, but it is ot known how soon he will be ble lo return to Sparwood, j EVERLY BROTHERS Harmony House Special PETULA CLARK Warner Special at REDUCED PRICES Also HITS ALBUMS SUMMER SPECIAL f.29 BEE GEES Alco Special PETER, PAUl AND MARY Warner Special FRANK SINATRA Reprise Special BILL COSBY Vol. I and II Harmony House Special 300 lOU DON HO Reprise Special ASSOCIATION Warner Special 3.99 DEAN. MARTIN Vol. i and Harmony House Special Plus Many, Many More! GET YOURS TODAY SUPPLIES LIMITED J. MAC'S "The Harmony House of South Alberta" 315 7'h St. S. RECORD BAR Phone 327-5560 ;